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Effects of Diet on Brain Plasticity in Animal and Human Studies: Mind the Gap
Dietary interventions have emerged as effective environmental inducers of brain plasticity. Among these dietary interventions, we here highlight the impact of caloric restriction (CR: a consistentExpand
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Gender Differences in the Neurobiology of Anxiety: Focus on Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis
Although the literature reports a higher incidence of anxiety disorders in women, the majority of basic research has focused on male rodents, thus resulting in a lack of knowledge on the neurobiologyExpand
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The Role of Dietary Polyphenols on Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis: Molecular Mechanisms and Behavioural Effects on Depression and Anxiety
Although it has been long believed that new neurons were only generated during development, there is now growing evidence indicating that at least two regions in the brain are capable of continuouslyExpand
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Current findings of fMRI in panic disorder: contributions for the fear neurocircuitry and CBT effects
Thanks to brain imaging great advances have been made concerning the comprehension of neural substrates related to panic disorder (PD). This article aims to: review the recent functional MRI (fMRI)Expand
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Hippocampal biomarkers of fear memory in an animal model of generalized anxiety disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is highly prevalent and incapacitating. Here we used the Carioca High-Conditioned Freezing (CHF) rats, a previously validated animal model for GAD, to identifyExpand
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Psychopharmacotherapy of panic disorder: 8-week randomized trial with clonazepam and paroxetine.
The objective of the present randomized, open-label, naturalistic 8-week study was to compare the efficacy and safety of treatment with clonazepam (N = 63) and paroxetine (N = 57) in patients withExpand
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Variations of Celiac Artery in Dogs: Anatomic Study for Experimental, Surgical and Radiological Practice
El proposito de este estudio es comprender mejor las variaciones anatomicas de la arteria celiaca y de sus ramas en los perros. Estudiamos la arteria celiaca en 30 perros (Canis familiaris). La parteExpand
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The Hippocampus and Panic Disorder: Evidence from Animal and Human Studies
Panic disorder (PD) is a highly incapacitating psychiatric disorder. Its wide range of somatic and psychological symptoms makes it plausible that a number of different brain structures and circuitsExpand
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Current concept of anxiety: implications from Darwin to the DSM-V for the diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder
This article proposes a revision of the historical evolution of the concepts of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). Currently, Darwin’s evolutionary theory is the hegemonic paradigm for modernExpand
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Behavioral profile and dorsal hippocampal cells in carioca high-conditioned freezing rats
Selection for contextual fear conditioning is an important behavioral paradigm for studying the role of genetic variables and their interaction with the surrounding environment in the etiology andExpand
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