Interactions between corticotropin-releasing hormone and serotonin: implications for the aetiology and treatment of anxiety disorders.

@article{Linthorst2005InteractionsBC,
  title={Interactions between corticotropin-releasing hormone and serotonin: implications for the aetiology and treatment of anxiety disorders.},
  author={Astrid C. E. Linthorst},
  journal={Handbook of experimental pharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={169},
  pages={181-204}
}
The amount of evidence for a role of aberrant serotoninergic neurotransmission in the aetiology of anxiety disorders, such as generalised anxiety and panic disorder, has been increasing steadily during the past several years. Although the picture is far from complete yet--partly due to the large number of serotonin (5-HT) receptors and the often-disparate… CONTINUE READING