Serotonin 2a Receptor and Serotonin 1a Receptor Interact Within the Medial Prefrontal Cortex During Recognition Memory in Mice

@inproceedings{Morici2015Serotonin2R,
  title={Serotonin 2a Receptor and Serotonin 1a Receptor Interact Within the Medial Prefrontal Cortex During Recognition Memory in Mice},
  author={Juan Facundo Morici and Lucia Ciccia and Ga{\"e}l Malleret and Jay A Gingrich and Pedro Bekinschtein and Noelia V Weisstaub},
  booktitle={Front. Pharmacol.},
  year={2015}
}
Episodic memory, can be defined as the memory for unique events. The serotonergic system one of the main neuromodulatory systems in the brain appears to play a role in it. The serotonin 2a receptor (5-HT2aR) one of the principal post-synaptic receptors for 5-HT in the brain, is involved in neuropsychiatric and neurological disorders associated with memory deficits. Recognition memory can be defined as the ability to recognize if a particular event or item was previously encountered and is thus… CONTINUE READING