Department   School of Medicine, School of Medicine
   Position   Professor and Division head
Article types Original article
Language English
Peer review Peer reviewed
Title Traumatic brain injury decreases serotonin transporter expression in the rat cerebrum.
Journal Formal name:Neurological research
Abbreviation:Neurol Res
ISSN code:(1743-1328)0161-6412(Linking)
Domestic / ForeginForegin
Volume, Issue, Page 38(4),pp.358-63
Author and coauthor Abe Keiichi†, Shimada Ryo*, Okada Yoshikazu, Kibayashi Kazuhiko
Authorship Last author
Publication date 2016/04
Summary The findings of this study indicate that TBI decreases SERT expression in the cerebral cortex. The decreased levels of SERT expression after TBI may result in decreased serotonin neurotransmission in the brain and indicate a possible relationship with depression following TBI.
DOI 10.1080/01616412.2015.1110402
PMID 27082144