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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29900811/anxiety-like-behavior-and-structural-changes-of-the-bed-nucleus-of-the-stria-terminalis-bnst-in-gestational-protein-restricted-male-offspring
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D B Torres, A Lopes, A J Rodrigues, J J Cerqueira, N Sousa, J A R Gontijo, P A Boer
Animal evidence has suggested that maternal emotional and nutritional stress during pregnancy is associated with behavioral outcomes in offspring. The nature of the stresses applied may differ, but it is often assumed that the mother's hippocampus-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HHPA) axis response releases higher levels of glucocorticoid hormones. The bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (BNST) is in a pivotal position to regulate the HHPA axis and the stress response, and it has been implicated in anxiety behavior...
June 14, 2018: Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29805740/fenfluramine-diminishes-nmda-receptor-mediated-seizures-via-its-mixed-activity-at-serotonin-5ht2a-and-type-1-sigma-receptors
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María Rodríguez-Muñoz, Pilar Sánchez-Blázquez, Javier Garzón
Fenfluramine exhibits antiepileptic properties and thus diminishes epileptiform discharges in experimental animal models of Dravet syndrome. Fenfluramine is metabolized into norfenfluramine in vivo , which shows greater affinity and agonist activity at serotonin 5HT2 receptors (5HT2R) than fenfluramine. In this study, we found that fenfluramine and norfenfluramine disrupted the regulatory association of the sigma 1 receptor (σ1R) with NR1 subunits of glutamate N -methyl-D-aspartate receptors (NMDAR), an effect that was also produced by σ1R antagonists such as S1RA and prevented by σ1R agonists such as PPCC...
May 4, 2018: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29800719/sex-differences-and-estrous-cycle-effects-of-peripheral-serotonin-evoked-rodent-pain-behaviors
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Sukhbir Kaur, William L Benton, Sirima A Tongkhuya, Cierra M C Lopez, Lynda Uphouse, Dayna L Averitt
Many persistent pain conditions occur predominantly in women making pain a major women's health issue. One theory for the prevalence in females is hormone modulation of pain mechanisms. The peripheral release of the neurotransmitter serotonin (5HT) has been implicated in various sexually dimorphic pain conditions; yet no studies have examined the effect of ovarian hormones on peripheral 5HT-evoked pain behaviors. We hypothesized that peripheral 5HT evokes greater pain behaviors in female rodents during estrus and/or proestrus, stages of the estrous cycle where ovarian hormones are greatly fluctuating...
May 23, 2018: Neuroscience
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29775777/antidepressant-potential-of-novel-flavonoids-derivatives-from-sweet-violet-viola-odorata-l-pharmacological-biochemical-and-computational-evidences-for-possible-involvement-of-serotonergic-mechanism
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Nasiara Karim, Imran Khan, Abeer Abdelhalim, Ajmal Khan, Sobia Ahsan Halim
Plant-derived natural constituents are of great interest in modern drug discovery due to their natural diversity. Viola odorata L has been traditionally used for the treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders. The present study was undertaken to isolate phytoconstituents including three flavonoids 5,7-Dihydroxy-3,6-dimethoxyflavone[1] 5,7,4'-trihydroxy-3',5'dimethoxyflavone [2] and 5,7,4'-trihydroxy-3'-methoxyflavone [3] from the whole plant of Viola odorata L and to investigate the antidepressant-like effects of these compounds and their possible mechanism of action using antagonists of the serotonergic, dopaminergic and adrenergic system...
May 15, 2018: Fitoterapia
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29755349/ibogaine-acute-administration-in-rats-promotes-wakefulness-long-lasting-rem-sleep-suppression-and-a-distinctive-motor-profile
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Joaquín González, José P Prieto, Paola Rodríguez, Matías Cavelli, Luciana Benedetto, Alejandra Mondino, Mariana Pazos, Gustavo Seoane, Ignacio Carrera, Cecilia Scorza, Pablo Torterolo
Ibogaine is a potent psychedelic alkaloid that has been the focus of intense research because of its intriguing anti-addictive properties. According to anecdotic reports, ibogaine has been originally classified as an oneirogenic psychedelic; i.e., induces a dream-like cognitive activity while awake. However, the effects of ibogaine administration on wakefulness (W) and sleep have not been thoroughly assessed. The main aim of our study was to characterize the acute effects of ibogaine administration on W and sleep...
2018: Frontiers in Pharmacology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29701794/effects-of-grazing-different-ergovaline-concentrations-on-vasoactivity-of-bovine-lateral-saphenous-vein
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J L Klotz, G E Aiken, A M Egert-McLean, F N Schrick, N Chattopadhyay, D L Harmon
Previous research has demonstrated that exposure to ergot alkaloids reduces vasoactivity of serotonin (5HT) receptors. Chemical suppression of tall fescue seedhead production is a tool to reduce the level of exposure to ergot alkaloids by a grazing animal. Therefore, the objective was to evaluate contractility of lateral saphenous veins biopsied from mixed breed steers following a 87- to 101-d grazing period on 3-ha pastures of bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon; n = 5 steers; BW = 340 ±9 kg), or toxic endophyte-infected tall fescue (Lolium arundinaceum) that was not treated (n = 5 steers; BW = 300 ±6; 0...
April 26, 2018: Journal of Animal Science
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29685069/the-assessment-and-treatment-of-antipsychotic-induced-akathisia
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Tamara Pringsheim, David Gardner, Donald Addington, Davide Martino, Francesca Morgante, Lucia Ricciardi, Norman Poole, Gary Remington, Mark Edwards, Alan Carson, Thomas R E Barnes
Akathisia is a common and distressing neuropsychiatric syndrome associated with antipsychotic medication, characterised by subjective and objective psychomotor restlessness. The goal of this guideline is to provide clinicians with recommendations on the assessment and treatment of akathisia. We performed a systematic review of therapeutic studies assessing the treatment of antipsychotic-induced extrapyramidal symptoms. Forty studies on akathisia and 4 systematic reviews evaluating the adverse effects of antipsychotics were used in the formulation of recommendations...
January 1, 2018: Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. Revue Canadienne de Psychiatrie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29649585/effects-of-different-serotonin-receptor-subtype-antagonists-on-the-development-of-cardiac-allograft-vasculopathy-in-murine-aortic-allografts
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Annika Gocht, Jörg H W Distler, Bernd Spriewald, Martina Ramsperger-Gleixner, Michael Weyand, Stephan M Ensminger, Christian Heim
BACKGROUND: Cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV) is the main obstacle for long-term survival after heart transplantation. Alloimmune mediated chronic vascular rejection results in several mechanisms like platelet activation, immigration of inflammatory cells through the endothelial layer and proliferation and migration of smooth muscle cells (SMCs). Serotonin (5-HT) promotes these processes via activation of 5-HT2 receptors. We hypothesized that inhibiting 5-HT2 receptors ameliorates the development of CAV...
April 9, 2018: Transplant Immunology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29599928/the-association-of-5ht2a-and-5httlpr-polymorphisms-with-alzheimer-s-disease-susceptibility-a-meta-analysis-with-6945-subjects
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Liang Tang, Jianming Li, Huaiqing Luo, Meihua Bao, Ju Xiang, Yiwei Chen, Yan Wang
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease. Relationships of 5HT2A and 5HTTLPR polymorphisms and AD risk have been widely investigated previously, whereas results derived from these studies were inconclusive and controversial. The aim of this study was to investigate the association of the 5-HT2A and 5HTTLPR polymorphisms and AD using a meta-analysis of existing literatures. Studies were collected using PubMed, Web of Science, the Cochrane Library databases, Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) and Embase...
March 13, 2018: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29513151/systemic-inflammation-inhibits-serotonin-receptor-2-induced-phrenic-motor-facilitation-upstream-from-bdnf-trkb-signaling
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Ibis M Agosto, Nicole L Nichols, Gordon S Mitchell
Although systemic inflammation induced by even a low dose of lipopolysaccharide (LPS, 100uL/kg) impairs respiratory motor plasticity, little is known concerning cellular mechanisms giving rise to this inhibition. Phrenic motor facilitation (pMF) is a form of respiratory motor plasticity elicited by pharmacological agents applied to the cervical spinal cord, or by acute intermittent hypoxia (AIH; 3, 5 min hypoxic episodes); when elicited by AIH, pMF is known as phrenic long-term facilitation (pLTF). AIH consisting of moderate hypoxic episodes (mAIH, PaO2 = 35-55 mmHg) elicits pLTF via the Q- pathway to pMF, a mechanism that requires spinal serotonin (5HT2) receptor activation and new BDNF protein synthesis...
March 7, 2018: Journal of Neurophysiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29421436/dopamine-noradrenaline-and-serotonin-receptor-densities-in-the-striatum-of-hemiparkinsonian-rats-following-botulinum-neurotoxin-a-injection
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T Mann, K Zilles, H Dikow, A Hellfritsch, M Cremer, M Piel, F Rösch, A Hawlitschka, O Schmitt, A Wree
Parkinson's disease (PD) is characterized by a degeneration of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc) that causes a dopamine (DA) deficit in the caudate-putamen (CPu) accompanied by compensatory changes in other neurotransmitter systems. These changes result in severe motor and non-motor symptoms. To disclose the role of various receptor binding sites for DA, noradrenaline, and serotonin in the hemiparkinsonian (hemi-PD) rat model induced by unilateral 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) injection, the densities of D1 , D2 /D3 , α1 , α2 , and 5HT2A receptors were longitudinally visualized and measured in the CPu of hemi-PD rats by quantitative in vitro receptor autoradiography...
March 15, 2018: Neuroscience
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29412102/cloning-expression-purification-and-characterization-of-oligomeric-states-of-the-native-5ht2a-g-protein-coupled-receptor
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Gopa Mahesh, Priyank Jaiswal, Sandip Dey, Jayati Sengupta, Sujoy Mukherjee
The serotonin 5HT2A G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) is involved in a plethora of neuromodulatory functions and its dysregulation is linked to psychiatric disorders. However, there is insufficient, direct structural evidence of the structure, dynamics and the mechanism of function of this receptor. Cholesterol plays an important role in the function of many GPCRs and reduced cholesterol levels may be linked to serotonergic pathway disruptions. But cholesterol's effect on the structure, especially the oligomeric states of the 5HT2A receptor is not well understood...
February 6, 2018: Protein and Peptide Letters
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29206101/serotonin-enhances-excitability-and-gamma-frequency-temporal-integration-in-mouse-prefrontal-fast-spiking-interneurons
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Jegath C Athilingam, Roy Ben-Shalom, Caroline M Keeshen, Vikaas S Sohal, Kevin J Bender
The medial prefrontal cortex plays a key role in higher order cognitive functions like decision making and social cognition. These complex behaviors emerge from the coordinated firing of prefrontal neurons. Fast-spiking interneurons (FSIs) control the timing of excitatory neuron firing via somatic inhibition and generate gamma (30-100 Hz) oscillations. Therefore, factors that regulate how FSIs respond to gamma-frequency input could affect both prefrontal circuit activity and behavior. Here, we show that serotonin (5HT), which is known to regulate gamma power, acts via 5HT2A receptors to suppress an inward-rectifying potassium conductance in FSIs...
December 5, 2017: ELife
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29173093/molecular-network-selected-pharmacogenomics-in-a-case-of-bipolar-spectrum-disorder
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Stefano Fortinguerra, Alessandro Buriani, Vincenzo Sorrenti, Michele Lenzi, Pietro Giusti
Personal genomic analysis was used for molecular diagnosis and pharmacogenomics in a 53-year-old female suffering from alternating depressive and dysphoric episodes. A total of 52 genes and 108 SNPs were analyzed in the whole genome. Results from the pharmacogenomic analysis were consistent with the pharmacological history and indicate mutations associated with low monoaminergic tone, but also a hyperactive 5HT2A receptor, a feature that associates to a high probability of developing a bipolar condition, especially under 5-hydroxytryptamine potentiating pharmacology...
December 2017: Pharmacogenomics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29106549/the-in-vitro-actions-of-loxapine-on-dopaminergic-and-serotonergic-receptors-time-to-consider-atypical-classification-of-this-antipsychotic-drug
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Florian Ferreri, Dominique Drapier, Emmanuelle Baloche, Mehemed Ouzid, Luc Zimmer, Pierre-Michel Llorca
Background: The denomination of typical antipsychotic for loxapine has poor relation to current knowledge of the molecule's relevant modes of action. Materials and Methods: Competition binding experiments were performed on expressed human recombinant receptors in CHO cells and HEK-293 cells for D1 to D5, 5-HT1A, 5-HT2A, 5-HT2C, 5-HT4, 5-HT6, and 5-HT7. In vitro autoradiographies using [11C]-Raclopride [18F]-Altanserin [18F]-MPPF [11C]-SB207145, and [18F]-2FNQ1P were measured in brain tissue of a male primate followed by addition of increasing doses of loxapine succinate...
April 1, 2018: International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29091968/computational-and-biological-evidences-on-the-serotonergic-involvement-of-setacn-antidepressant-like-effect-in-mice
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Mariana G Fronza, Lucimar M Pinto Brod, Angela Maria Casaril, Manoela Sacramento, Diego Alves, Lucielli Savegnago
A series of phenylselanyl-1H-1,2,3-triazole-4-carbonitriles with different substituents were screened for their binding affinity with serotonin transporter (SERT) and dopamine transporter (DAT) by docking molecular. 5-(4methoxyphenyl)-1-(2-(phenylselanyl)phenyl)-1H-1,2,3-triazole-4-carbonitrile (SeTACN) exhibited the best conformation with SERT even higher than fluoxetine and serotonin, suggesting a competitive inhibition. SeTACN demonstrated additional affinity to other serotonergic receptors involved in antidepressant effects: 5HT1a, 5HT2a and 5HT3...
2017: PloS One
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29028939/serotonin-2a-receptor-signaling-underlies-lsd-induced-alteration-of-the-neural-response-to-dynamic-changes-in-music
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Frederick S Barrett, Katrin H Preller, Marcus Herdener, Petr Janata, Franz X Vollenweider
Classic psychedelic drugs (serotonin 2A, or 5HT2A, receptor agonists) have notable effects on music listening. In the current report, blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) signal was collected during music listening in 25 healthy adults after administration of placebo, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), and LSD pretreated with the 5HT2A antagonist ketanserin, to investigate the role of 5HT2A receptor signaling in the neural response to the time-varying tonal structure of music. Tonality-tracking analysis of BOLD data revealed that 5HT2A receptor signaling alters the neural response to music in brain regions supporting basic and higher-level musical and auditory processing, and areas involved in memory, emotion, and self-referential processing...
September 28, 2017: Cerebral Cortex
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28993250/monoaminergic-descending-pathways-contribute-to-modulation-of-neuropathic-pain-by-increasing-intensity-treadmill-exercise-after-peripheral-nerve-injury
#18
Victor M Lopez-Alvarez, Maria Puigdomenech, Xavier Navarro, Stefano Cobianchi
This study characterizes the impact of increasing-intensity treadmill exercise (iTR) on noradrenergic (NE) and serotonergic (5HT) modulation of neuropathic pain. Following sciatic nerve transection and repair (SNTR) rats developed significant mechanical and thermal hyperalgesia that was partially prevented by iTR performed during the first 2weeks after injury. Marked decrease in the expression of 5HT2A and α1A and β-, but not α2A adrenergic receptors in the spinal cord dorsal horn was associated to SNTR and recovered by iTR, particularly in lamina II...
January 2018: Experimental Neurology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28977803/stimulation-of-anxiety-like-behavior-via-erk-pathway-by-competitive-serotonin-receptors-2a-and-1a-in-post-traumatic-stress-disordered-mice
#19
Mingjun Xiang, Yuting Jiang, Zhiying Hu, Yang Yang, Benson O A Botchway, Marong Fang
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Serotonin 5HT2A and 5HT1A receptors (5HT2AR, 5HT1AR) have the closest connection to anxiety-like behavior in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, the underlying mechanism remains unclear. In this study, we explored the connection between 5HT2A and 5HT1A receptors and anxiety-like behavior. METHODS: In the PTSD animal model, mice were exposed to conditioned fear stress coupled with single-prolonged stress (CF+SPS). Post stress infliction and behavioral tests, of which include open field, freezing behavior and elevated plus maze tests were carried out to examine establishment of the proposed model...
2017: Neuro-Signals
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28943244/new-5-ht-1a-5ht-2a-and-5ht-2c-receptor-ligands-containing-a-picolinic-nucleus-synthesis-in-vitro-and-in-vivo-pharmacological-evaluation
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Ferdinando Fiorino, Elisa Magli, Ewa Kędzierska, Antonio Ciano, Angela Corvino, Beatrice Severino, Elisa Perissutti, Francesco Frecentese, Paola Di Vaio, Irene Saccone, Angelo A Izzo, Raffaele Capasso, Paola Massarelli, Ilaria Rossi, Jolanta Orzelska-Gòrka, Jolanta Helena Kotlińska, Vincenzo Santagada, Giuseppe Caliendo
Picolinamide derivatives, linked to an arylpiperazine moiety, were prepared and their affinity to 5-HT1A , 5-HT2A and 5-HT2C receptors was evaluated. The combination of structural elements (heterocyclic nucleus, alkyl chain and 4-substituted piperazine), known to play critical roles in affinity for serotoninergic receptors, and the proper selection of substituents led to compounds with high specificity and affinity towards serotoninergic receptors. In binding studies, several molecules showed high affinity in nanomolar and subnanomolar range at 5-HT1A , 5-HT2A and 5-HT2C receptors and moderate or no affinity for other relevant receptors (D1 , D2 , α1 and α2 )...
October 15, 2017: Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry
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