Serotonin and depression

@article{Healy2015SerotoninAD,
  title={Serotonin and depression},
  author={David Healy},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={350}
}
  • D. Healy
  • Published 21 April 2015
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
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