Participation of brainstem monoaminergic nuclei in behavioral depression.


Several lines of research have now suggested the controversial hypothesis that the central noradrenergic system acts to exacerbate depression as opposed to having an antidepressant function. If correct, lesions of this system should increase resistance to depression, which has been partially but weakly supported by previous studies. The present study… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pbb.2011.08.021


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@article{Lin2011ParticipationOB, title={Participation of brainstem monoaminergic nuclei in behavioral depression.}, author={Yan Lin and Yasmeen Sarfraz and Ashley O Jensen and Adrian J. Dunn and Eric A. Stone}, journal={Pharmacology, biochemistry, and behavior}, year={2011}, volume={100 2}, pages={330-9} }