Noradrenergic modulation of cognition: therapeutic implications.

  title={Noradrenergic modulation of cognition: therapeutic implications.},
  author={Samuel R. Chamberlain and Trevor W. Robbins},
  journal={Journal of psychopharmacology},
  volume={27 8},
The noradrenaline (norepinephrine) system exerts profound influences on cognition via ascending projections to the forebrain, mostly originating from the locus coeruleus. This paper provides an overview of available infrahuman and healthy human studies, exploring the effects of specific noradrenergic manipulations on dissociable cognitive functions… CONTINUE READING