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An Animal Behavior Model for Decreased Central Serotonergic Function

  • Barry L. Jacobs
  • Michael E. Trulson
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 133)


Progress in understanding various behavioral and functional aspects of chemical neurotransmission has frequently been facilitated by the use of models of these processes. Ideally, such models provide an objective and quantifiable index of the synaptic activity of a specific neurotransmitter, either in a particular locus or, more generally, of an entire neurochemical system.


Behavioral Effect Brain Serotonin Chlorpheniramine Maleate Hallucinogenic Drug Dorsal Raphe Neuron 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Barry L. Jacobs
    • 1
  • Michael E. Trulson
    • 1
  1. 1.Program in Neuroscience, Department of PsychologyPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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