, Volume 33, Issue 10, pp 1341–1342 | Cite as

Seasonal monoamine changes in the central nervous system ofMytilus edulis (Bivalvia)

  • G. B. Stefano
  • E. J. Catapane


The levels of serotonin, dopamine and norepinephrine exhibit seasonal changes in the central nervous system of Mytilus edulis. These monoamines were higher during the summer and lower during the winter.


Nervous System Central Nervous System Dopamine Serotonin Norepinephrine 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. B. Stefano
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. J. Catapane
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. Biological Sciences, New York City Community CollegeC.U.N.Y.BrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Dept. Natural Sciences, Medgar Evers CollegeC.U.N.Y.BrooklynUSA

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