Serotonin 2C receptor antagonism ameliorates novelty-induced hypophagia in aged mice

Abstract

This study was conducted to clarify the role of serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) 2C receptor (5-HT2CR) signaling during novelty-induced hypophagia in aged mice. Male C57BL/6J mice [6-week-old (young) and 79-80-week-old (aged) mice] were exposed to a novel environment, and its effects on feeding behavior, stress hormones, and appetite-related factors… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2013.03.014

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