- Isolation-rearing of rats produces deficits as adults in the serotonergic innervation of hippocampusP Whitaker-Azmitia
Program in Biopsychology, Department of Psychology, SUNY at Stony Brook, 11794, Stony Brook, NY, USA
Peptides 21:1755-9. 2000..Thus, some of the brain and behavioral changes seen in isolation-reared animals could be due to loss of serotonin...
- Serotonin and brain development: role in human developmental diseasesP M Whitaker-Azmitia
Program in Biopsychology, Department of Psychology, SUNY at Stony Brook, 11794 2500, USA
Brain Res Bull 56:479-85. 2001..Disruption of serotonergic development can leave permanent alterations in brain function and behavior. This may be the case in such human developmental illnesses as autism and Down Syndrome...