Kaoru Chiba

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Serotonin 1A (5-HT1A) receptors are distributed throughout the brain with their highest concentrations in the frontal cortex, subthalamic nucleus and entopeduncular nucleus as well as the dorsal and median raphe nucleus. There is growing evidence that 5-HT1A receptor agonists have an antidepressant effect in individuals with major depressive disorders.(More)
The cholinergic system of the brain was investigated in rats acutely poisoned with the organophosphate, 0,0-dimethyl 0-(2,2-dichlorovinyl) phosphate (DDVP), (6 mg/kg, sc, with saline as a control). The amounts of three fractions of acetylcholine (ACh)--free (extraterminal), labile-bound (intraterminal/cytoplasmic), and stable-bound(More)
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