Marie-Hélène Damiens

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Several studies have shown that Nrf2, a major redox-sensitive transcription factor involved in the cellular defense against oxidative stress, increases susceptibility to depressive-like behavior. However, little is known about the influence of antidepressant drugs on Nrf2 signaling and expression of its target genes (GCLC, NQO1, HO-1) in the brain. We found(More)
The authors describe their experience with the Swash technique. It consists of the measurement of the latency over the distal segment of the motor branch of the pudendal nerve following a transrectal stimulation of the pudendal nerve during a rectal examination. The response is picked up from the anal sphincter by the use of a surface electrode and from the(More)
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