Increase in neurogenesis and behavioural benefit after chronic fluoxetine treatment in Wistar rats
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Disturbances in hippocampal neurogenesis may be involved in the pathophysiology of depression and it has been argued that an increase in the generation of new nerve cells in the hippocampus is involved in the mechanism of action of antidepressants.
|Journal||Acta Neurologica Scandinavica|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2008|
- Animals, Behavior, Animal, Bromodeoxyuridine, Cell Count, Cell Proliferation, Dentate Gyrus, Drug Administration Schedule, Feeding Behavior, Fluoxetine, Ki-67 Antigen, Male, Microtubule-Associated Proteins, Neurons, Neuropeptides, Rats, Rats, Wistar, Reaction Time, Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors