, a chemical in our bodies that helps balance moods, may be one solution for reducing aggressive behavior in chickens.
This study includes an in-depth discussion of the CYP450 metabolism of the most common treatment drugs for these conditions and the serious interactions that can arise from certain drug combinations including serotonin
ISLAMABAD -- A new study has revealed that Omega3 fatty acids and vitamin D may control the brain serotonin
Study in Rats Reveals Surprising Role for Serotonin
After Childhood Trauma
TEHRAN (FNA)- New research reveals that scratching causes the brain to release serotonin
, which intensifies the itch sensation.
It was discovered that calcitriol activates the transcription of tryptophan hydroxylase 2, a gene that converts the amino acid tryptophan to serotonin
in the brain.
Unlike their normal counterparts, worms with a genetic mutation that makes them eat less maintain high levels of serotonin
and dopamine as they get older, scientists report in the March 12 Journal of Neuroscience.
Autism, which is characterized by abnormal social behavior, has previously been linked to low levels of serotonin
in the brain and to low vitamin D levels, but no mechanism has linked the two until now.
Washington, Oct 15 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that the actual act of birth in mice causes a reduction in a brain chemical called serotonin
in the newborn mice, triggering sensory maps to form.
Among them, citalopram, fluoxetine, and paroxetine belong to selective serotonin
reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), first-line therapeutic agents for treating a wide range of psychiatric disorders such as major depression, generalized anxiety disorder and post-traumatic disorder, to name but a few.
The dance club drug appears to drain the brain of serotonin
, a vital signalling chemical that helps regulate mood, appetite, sleep, learning and memory, say experts.
(5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT) is an important central nervous system neurotransmitter and neuromodulator, and nearly all central nervous system neurons receive afferents from serotonergic neurons that have cell bodies in the raphe nuclei of the brain stem (1, 2).