The effects of bupropion on hybrid striped bass brain chemistry and predatory behavior

  title={The effects of bupropion on hybrid striped bass brain chemistry and predatory behavior},
  author={Lauren E Sweet and Joseph H. Bisesi and Elva Ngai-Yu Lei and Michael Hon-Wah Lam and Stephen James Klaine},
  journal={Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry},
Increased use of antidepressants has led to an increase in their detection in final treated wastewater effluents and receiving streams. Antidepressants are intended to modify human behavior by altering brain chemistry, and because of the high functional conservation of antidepressant target receptors in vertebrates, aquatic organisms may be at risk. The antidepressant bupropion is designed to alter brain norepinephrine and dopamine concentrations in humans. The objective of the present study… 
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