Glial deal in mood disorders
A reduction of glial cells in a specific brain area may contribute to mood disorders in people who have a family history of these psychiatric ailments.
Öngür, D., W.C. Drevets, and J.L. Price. 1998. Glial reduction in the subgenual prefrontal cortex in mood disorders. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 95(Oct. 27):13290.
School of Medicine
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