The serotonin system and spiritual experiences.

@article{Borg2003TheSS,
  title={The serotonin system and spiritual experiences.},
  author={Jacqueline Borg and Bengt Andr{\'e}e and Henrik Soderstrom and Lars Farde},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={160 11},
  pages={
          1965-9
        }
}
  • Jacqueline Borg, Bengt Andrée, +1 author Lars Farde
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • OBJECTIVE The serotonin system has long been of interest in biological models of human personality. The purpose of this positron emission tomography (PET) study was to search for relationships between serotonin 5-HT(1A) receptor density and personality traits. METHOD Fifteen normal male subjects, ages 20-45 years, were examined with PET and the radioligand [(11)C]WAY100635. Personality traits were assessed with the Swedish version of the Temperament and Character Inventory self-report… CONTINUE READING

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