Rapid effects of dorsal hippocampal G-protein coupled estrogen receptor on learning in female mice.

Abstract

Through rapid mechanisms of action, estrogens affect learning and memory processes. It has been shown that 17β-estradiol and an Estrogen Receptor (ER) α agonist enhances performance in social recognition, object recognition, and object placement tasks when administered systemically or infused in the dorsal hippocampus. In contrast, systemic and dorsal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2016.11.019

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