Autoradiographic Studies of 5HT2 Receptors

  • J. M. Saavedra
  • A. Himeno
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 294)


Serotonin has been implicated in normal brain activities, and alterations in serotonin metabolism or serotonin receptors have been linked to disorders such as depression and schizophrenia (Fuller, 1986).


Nucleus Accumbens Caudate Nucleus Human Platelet Total Binding Olfactory Tubercle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Saavedra
    • 1
  • A. Himeno
    • 1
  1. 1.Section on Pharmacology Laboratory of Clinical ScienceNIMHBethesdaUSA

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