Serotoninergic regulation of emotional and behavioural control processes.

@article{Cools2008SerotoninergicRO,
  title={Serotoninergic regulation of emotional and behavioural control processes.},
  author={Roshan Cools and Angela C. Roberts and Trevor W. Robbins},
  journal={Trends in cognitive sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={31-40}
}
5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT, serotonin) has long been implicated in a wide variety of emotional, cognitive and behavioural control processes. However, its precise contribution is still not well understood. Depletion of 5-HT enhances behavioural and brain responsiveness to punishment or other aversive signals, while disinhibiting previously rewarded but now… CONTINUE READING