Hiroyuki Kamei

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Recurrent seizure activity has been shown to induce a variety of permanent structural changes in the brain. Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) function to promote neuronal plasticity, primarily through(More)
We have previously demonstrated that pallidotegmental GABAergic neurons play a crucial role in prepulse inhibition (PPI) of the startle reflex in mice through the activation of GABAB receptors in(More)
Repeated treatment with phencyclidine (PCP) prolonged the immobility time in a forced swimming test, compared with saline treatment, this behavioral change being regarded as avolition which is one of(More)
Neuroactive neurosteroids, including progesterone, allopregnanolone, pregnenolone and dehydroepiandrosterone, represent steroid hormones synthesized de novo in the brain and acting locally on nervous(More)