Lucia A. Ruocco

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BACKGROUND Sputum induction by inhalation of hypertonic saline (HS) is usually preceded by beta2-agonist pretreatment, to prevent severe bronchoconstriction. OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether(More)
The cross-talk at the prefronto-striatal interface involves excitatory amino acids, different receptors, transducers and modulators. We investigated long-term effects of a prepuberal, subchronic(More)
Based on findings of a profound action of intranasally applied dopamine (DA) on dopamine release in the striatum, we examined the possibility that intranasal application of DA would influence indices(More)
Clinical and experimental evidence suggest an involvement of dopamine systems, mainly the mesocorticolimbic one (MCL), in Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). However, it remains to be(More)