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(Elsevier BV, 2006-12-01)
Habenula volume in bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder: a high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging study (Elsevier BV, 2011-02-01)Background: Increased activity of the habenula has been implicated in the etiology of major depressive disorder (MDD), in which reductions in habenula volume are present after death. We conducted the first magnetic resonance ...
Mechanisms mediating the ability of caffeine to influence mdma (‘ecstasy’)-induced hyperthermia in rats (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010-05-24)Background and purpose: Caffeine exacerbates the hyperthermia associated with an acute exposure to 3,4 methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, 'Ecstasy') in rats. The present study investigated the mechanisms mediating this ...
(Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2011-01-01)Psychiatric disorders are common and complex and their precise biological underpinnings remain elusive. Multiple epidemiological, molecular, genetic and gene expression studies suggest that immune system dysfunction may ...