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  • Silvia Alboni, Fabio Tascedda, Daniela Corsini, Cristina Benatti, Nicoletta Brunello
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuropharmacology
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 June 2011)
  • The gene coding for the neurotrophin Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) is a stress-responsive gene. Changes in its expression may underlie some of the pathological effects of stress-relatedContinue Reading
  • Silvia Alboni, Cristina Benatti, +5 authors Nicoletta Brunello
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • European journal of pharmacology
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 September 2010)
  • Chronic treatment with antidepressants affects several proteins linked to neuroplasticity, particularly brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF): this leads eventually to their therapeutic effects.Continue Reading
  • Julien Mendlewicz, Philippe Kriwin, Pierre Oswald, Daniel Souery, Silvia Alboni, Nicoletta Brunello
  • Medicine
  • International clinical psychopharmacology
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 July 2006)
  • Based on our preclinical data showing a potential accelerating effect of acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) in combination with fluoxetine in an animal model of depression, we examined the effect of ASAContinue Reading
  • Giovanni Vitale, Valentina Ruggieri, +7 authors Maurizio Massi
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychopharmacology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 December 2009)
  • IntroductionThe present study was designed to assess the antidepressant effects of UFP-101, a selective nociceptin/orphanin FQ peptide (NOP) receptor antagonist, in a validated animal model ofContinue Reading
  • Silvia Alboni, Claudia C. Montanari, Cristina Benatti, Johanna M C Blom, Fabio Tascedda
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Brain, Behavior, and Immunity
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 March 2011)
  • Interleukin (IL)-18 is a pro-inflammatory cytokine that is proposed to be involved in physiological as well as pathological conditions in the adult brain. IL-18 acts through a heterodimer receptorContinue Reading
  • Nicoletta Brunello, Silvia Alboni, +5 authors Julien Mendlewicz
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • International clinical psychopharmacology
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 July 2006)
  • Evidence has accumulated suggesting that major depression is associated with dysfunction of inflammatory mediators. Moreover, antidepressants show an anti-inflammatory action possibly related toContinue Reading