The neonatal maternal separation (NMS) on Sprague-Dawley pups was employed to evaluate the therapeutic effect of KT by virtue of various parameters including visceral hyperalgesia, serum nitric oxide (NO) level, and tissue 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) level.
What does 5-HTTLPR stand for?
5-HTTLPR stands for 5-HydroxyTryptamine (serotonin) Transporter Gene-Linked Polymorphic Region
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- 5-Hydroxytryptamine (serotonin)
- 5-Hydroxytryptophan Decarboxylase (chemical compound)
- Serotonin-Transporter-Linked Promoter Region (neuroscience)
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- 5-Mercapto-2-Nitrobenzoic Acid (biochemistry)
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Cholinergic modulation of the release of 5-hydroxytryptamine from the guinea pig ileum.
Induction of spawning and oocyte maturation by 5-hydroxytryptamine in the surf clam.
For the study, the researchers engineered mice in which the expression of a serotonin receptor called 5-hydroxytryptamine 2C was blocked throughout the entire body.
Tetrabenazine decreases the jerky, involuntary movements of chorea in Huntington's disease by reversibly inhibiting vesicular monoamine transporter 2, depleting monoamines presynaptically and depleting dopamine preferentially over norepinephrine and/or 5-hydroxytryptamine, according to its manufacturer, Prestwick Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Triptans, which are 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor agonists used to treat migraine; and SSRIs and SNRIs, used to treat depression and other mood disorders, are serotonergic drugs.