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New finding may shed light on drug abuse and depression


April 25th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 25 (ANI): A new study has shed light on the molecular workings of transporter proteins, molecular machines embedded in the cell membranes of neurons that modulate the transfer of signals ... Read more...

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Reduced levels of important neurotransmitter linked to multiple sclerosis


February 13th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago have demonstrated that damage to a particular area of the brain and a consequent reduction in noradrenaline are associated with ... Read more...

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Biological changes in depressed patients


November 30th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new research has found inflammation in the brain as a strong contributory factor to depression.This is a new theory that challenges the prevalent view that depression ... Read more...

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How anti depressants work


September 17th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Researchers have finally discovered how anti depressants, such as Prozac, work.The teams of Odile Kellermann and of Jean-Marie Launay from Institut national de la sante et de ... Read more...

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Popular antidepressant ‘increases suicidal thoughts amongst men’


October 15th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Nortriptyline, a popular antidepressant, causes a ten-fold increase in suicidal thoughts in men when compared to its competitor escitalopram, a new study has found.Published in the open access ... Read more...

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Stress may be key to alleviating pain


December 6th, 2007 - 5:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): An Indian scientist at the Queensland Brain Institute has revealed that stress is the key to alleviating pain.The research led by Pankaj Sah explained a key mechanism by ... Read more...

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