As far as I understand, the loss of dopaminergic neurons should hinder movement in the contralateral side of the body, resulting in contralateral rotations when the animal tries to move forward.

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    $\begingroup$ Welcome to cogsci.SE! You might have more luck with answers if you could cite or link to more information. $\endgroup$ – Krysta Feb 9 '15 at 13:53
  • $\begingroup$ Depends on what drug you give them: lifetechnologies.com/us/en/home/references/protocols/… $\endgroup$ – Penguiness Feb 11 '15 at 4:33
  • $\begingroup$ @Penguiness If you extend on the link and quote the relevant sections this could be an answer. As you posted it before, it was not, hence I turned it into a comment. $\endgroup$ – Steven Jeuris Feb 11 '15 at 13:25

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