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dc.contributor.advisorHarro, Jaanus, juhendaja
dc.contributor.advisorKalda, Anti, juhendaja
dc.contributor.authorKastein, Gisela
dc.contributor.otherTartu Ülikool. Sotsiaalteaduste valdkondet
dc.contributor.otherTartu Ülikool. Psühholoogia instituutet
dc.description.abstractSocial behaviour plays important role in many psychopathologies. Sociability has been shown to be a stable trait in animals and individual differences in sociability are related to 5-HT transmission in septum and prefrontal cortex. The aim of the current study was to investigate whether animals with different levels of sociability are differently affected by p-chloroamphetamine treatment. 5-HT, 5-HIAA and DA levels were measured in septum and PFC and locomotor activity was recorded. Although there was no difference in monoamine levels or locomotor activity between LS- and HS-animals after PCA treatment, our findings confirm previous research on the different neurodegenerative effect of PCA in different brain regions. PCA had stronger neurodegenerative effect in PFC as 5-HT and 5-HIAA levels there were lower than in septum.en
dc.publisherTartu Ülikoolet
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Estonia*
dc.titleEffects of parachloroamphetamine on locomotor activity and serotonin and dopamine levels in prefrontal cortex and septum in rats with different sociabilityen
dc.title.alternativeParaklooramfetamiini mõju psühhomotoorsele aktiivsusele ja serotoniini ja dopamiini tasemetele septumis ja prefrontaalkorteksis erineva püsisotsiaalsusega loomadelet

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