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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Medicine)
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Herein are described two novel outcomes, the up-regulation of 5HTR2C cluster miRNAs and IGF2, as a result of GSK3 inhibition by an antidepressant dose of ketamine that may contribute to the behavioral responses to ketamine.
Depression; Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3; Ketamine; Hippocampus, microRNA; Insulin-Like Growth Factor 2
Grieco, Steven, "Antidepressant and Molecular Responses to Ketamine Linked to its Inhibition of Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 (GSK3)" (2016). Open Access Dissertations. 1737.