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Regulation of Glutamate Receptors: Implication in Mental Disorders
Prefrontal cortex (PFC) is the major brain area controlling cognitive and executive functions such as working memory, attention and decision-making. PFC dysfunction has been implicated in several mental disorders such as ...
The regulation of stress-induced synaptic responses by histone deacetylases in the prefrontal cortex
The prefrontal cortex (PFC), a region responsible for higher-order cognitive functions, such as decision-making, attention and working memory, is highly influenced by stress and corticosteroid stress hormones. Recently, ...
A pathophysiological mechanism and treatment strategy for autism
Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are characterized by deficits in sociability and communication, as well as restricted and repetitive behaviors, which can be associated to deficits in glutamatergic transmission in the ...