Age-Dependent Changes in Central Dopaminergic and Other Monoaminergic Systems
This presentation will focus on three apparently critical stages during the life-span of central dopaminergic neurons: (1) the vulnerable period of differentiation in pre- and early post- natal life; (2) the changes at puberty, induced by the sexual hor- mones; and (3) the decline of brain dopamine during adult life. Other monoaminergic neurons will also be discussed for the purpose of comparison.
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