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Archive for December 23, 2015

Lack of serotonin alters development and function in the brain

Absence of serotonin alters development and function of brain circuits
Absence of serotonin alters development and function of brain circuits

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Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have created the first complete model to describe the role that serotonin plays in brain development and structure. Serotonin, also called 5-hydroxytryptamine [5-HT], is an important neuromodulator of brain development and the structure and function of neuronal (nerve cell) circuits.

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