The effects of stress on the dorsal raphe nucleus of the reticular formation and its role in the aetiology of disparate medical and neuropsychiatric disorders.

@article{Puri2016TheEO,
  title={The effects of stress on the dorsal raphe nucleus of the reticular formation and its role in the aetiology of disparate medical and neuropsychiatric disorders.},
  author={Basant K. Puri},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2016},
  volume={96},
  pages={A4-A5}
}
The reticular (Latin reticulum, small net or mesh) formation of the brain stem of vertebrates has roles in a constellation of seemingly diverse functions, including: coordination of the movements of the head and body via stimulation and inhibition of voluntary movements and reflex movements; respiration; blood pressure; sensory gating, including in respect… CONTINUE READING