Brigitte Sonier

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Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) has been described as a mitogen in a variety of cell types and carcinomas. It exerts its mitogenic effect by interacting with a wide range of 5-HT receptor types. Certain studies suggest that some selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors promote breast cancer in animals and humans. This study attempts to clarify the(More)
Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) has diverse physiological functions and acts as a mitogen in a variety of cell types, including bovine placental cells. It exerts its mitogenic effect by interacting with a wide range of 5-HT receptor types. Previous studies have reported the presence of 5-HT(2) binding sites in human placental trophoblastic cells, but(More)
OBJECTIVE It has been reported that being part of a minority group may be negatively associated with self-perceived health. The objective of this analysis was to determine whether there are differences in perceived health between the Francophone minority and Anglophone majority in New Brunswick, the only officially bilingual province in Canada. METHODS(More)
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