Brain Sci., Volume 8, Issue 3 (March 2018) – 11 articles
Cover Story (view full-size image): This picture shows a strong serotonin immunoreactivity in the thoracic rat spinal cord white matter following a two-month dietary regimen high in Vitamin E. The increase in serotonin levels induced by Vitamin E was observed in control/sham rats and it was sustained even following spinal cord injury (SCI). These data support the hypothesis that elevated levels of serotonin mediate at least in part the improved functional recovery shown in rats receiving a diet rich in Vitamin E. The study proposes the use of Vitamin E to improve recovery from SCI and associated complications by therapeutically targeting serotonin levels. View the paper here.
- Issues are regarded as officially published after their release is announced to the table of contents alert mailing list.
- You may sign up for e-mail alerts to receive table of contents of newly released issues.
- PDF is the official format for papers published in both, html and pdf forms. To view the papers in pdf format, click on the "PDF Full-text" link, and use the free Adobe Reader to open them.