Isabella Caroline da Silva Dias

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Diabetes is a chronic disease associated with depression whose pathophysiological mechanisms that associate these conditions are not fully elucidated. However, the activation of the indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase (IDO), an enzyme that participate of the tryptophan metabolism leading to a decrease of serotonin (5-HT) levels and whose expression is associated(More)
Diabetes is a chronic and progressive syndrome commonly associated with several neuropsychiatric comorbities, of which depression is the most studied. The prevalence of depression is about two or three times higher in diabetic patients compared to the general population. It is believed that the diabetes - depression relation may be bidirectional, i.e., the(More)
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