Effects of prenatal stress on developmental anatomy of the brain and adult behavioural pathology

  • Emel Ulup›nar
  • Published 2009

Abstract

During critical or sensitive periods of development, the brain is highly plastic and particularly vulnerable to environmental adverse effects, including stress. In response to gestational stress, activation of the sympathetic system, the HPA axis and the central limbic stress loop increase the level of circulating glucocorticoids and catecholamines in both… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ulupnar2009EffectsOP, title={Effects of prenatal stress on developmental anatomy of the brain and adult behavioural pathology}, author={Emel Ulup›nar}, year={2009} }