The 5-HT1A antagonist, WAY 100635, ameliorates the cognitive impairment induced by fornix transection in the marmoset

@article{Harder2005The5A,
  title={The 5-HT1A antagonist, WAY 100635, ameliorates the cognitive impairment induced by fornix transection in the marmoset},
  author={J. A. Harder and Catherine J. Maclean and Rosalind M. Ridley and J. Tracy Alder and Paul T Francis},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={127},
  pages={245-254}
}
Fornix transection in the marmoset produces a specific pattern of cognitive deficits, notably a lack of ability to recall visuospatial tasks learnt preoperatively, and a deficit in acquiring new visuospatial tasks following transection. Previous work has shown that this learning impairment can be ameliorated by cholinergic agonists, suggesting that it occurs as a consequence of destroying the cholinergic projection from the vertical limb of the diagonal band to the hippocampus which runs… 

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