Table 1.

Experimental group parameters

GroupVirusHormone replacementn
Group 1ChR2EB+P47
Group 2ControlEB+P46
Group 3ChR2Oil4
Group 4ControlOil4
Group 5ChR2EB+P44
  • Presented are the groups of mice used in this study, including AAV, hormone treatment, and number of mice per group. All hormones were dissolved in safflower oil and delivered subcutaneously 2 h before lights off. Mice that did not receive hormone replacement instead received an equal volume of safflower oil only.