Rats with altered behaviour following nerve injury show evidence of centrally altered thyroid regulation

@article{KilburnWatt2014RatsWA,
  title={Rats with altered behaviour following nerve injury show evidence of centrally altered thyroid regulation},
  author={Elisabeth Kilburn-Watt and Richard B. Banati and Kevin A Keay},
  journal={Brain Research Bulletin},
  year={2014},
  volume={107},
  pages={110-118}
}
The co-morbidity of mood disturbance, in a proportion of patients, is now described across a wide range of chronic disease states. Similarly, a 'Low Thyroid Syndrome' is also reported in a proportion of individuals with chronic diseases. Here, we report on central changes in an animal model of inflammatory stress in which altered social behaviour, representing social disability, persists in a sub-group of rats following injury. We showed in an earlier study that rats with social disability… CONTINUE READING