Serotonergic influences on life-history outcomes in free-ranging male rhesus macaques.

@article{Howell2007SerotonergicIO,
  title={Serotonergic influences on life-history outcomes in free-ranging male rhesus macaques.},
  author={Sue Howell and Greg C Westergaard and Beth Hoos and Tara J. Chavanne and Susan Elizabeth Shoaf and Allison Cleveland and Philip J. Snoy and Stephen J. Suomi and James Dee Higley},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={69 8},
  pages={851-65}
}
Several studies have demonstrated that nonhuman primate males with low cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) levels of the serotonin metabolite 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) exhibit antisocial behavior patterns. Included in these deleterious patterns are impulse control deficits associated with violence and premature death. No studies to date have longitudinally studied the long-term outcome of young subjects with low CSF 5-HIAA concentrations as they mature into adults. In this study we examined… CONTINUE READING
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