Characterization of GABA and Glycine Actions on Substantia Nigra Zona Compacta Neurons

  • N. B. Mercuri
  • P. Calabresi
  • A. Stefani
  • M. De Murtas
  • G. Bernardi
Part of the Advances in Behavioral Biology book series (ABBI, volume 39)

Abstract

GABA and glycine are regarded as inhibitory neurotransmitters in the mammalian central nervous system (Bernardi et al., 1975; Aprison and Nadi, 1978; Barker and Ransom, 1978; Nistri and Costanti, 1979; Alger and Nicoll, 1979; Levi et al., 1982; Bormann et al., 1987).

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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. B. Mercuri
    • 1
  • P. Calabresi
    • 1
  • A. Stefani
    • 1
  • M. De Murtas
    • 1
  • G. Bernardi
    • 1
  1. 1.Clinica Neurologica, Dipartimento di Sanita’Pubblica — II Universita’ di RomaItaly

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