Pharmacology of 5-HT6 receptors, Part II

Other | April 5, 2011

byUnknown, Franco Borsini

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The serotonin 5-HT6 receptor represents a novel pharmacological target whose impact on physiopathology of CNS functions remains undetermined. Some receptor antagonists have been synthesized and they show a modulatory role in learning and memory processes and food intake. The pharmacology of 5-HT6 receptor agonists is still under evaluation. However, both 5-HT6 antagonists and agonists seem to exert potential antidepressant activity. Recently, a second messenger system has been discovered. 5-HT6 receptor function is becoming more and more intriguing. Thus, the aim of the present book is to try to clarify the pharmacology of 5-HT6 receptors.



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The serotonin 5-HT6 receptor represents a novel pharmacological target whose impact on physiopathology of CNS functions remains undetermined. Some receptor antagonists have been synthesized and they show a modulatory role in learning and memory processes and food intake. The pharmacology of 5-HT6 receptor agonists is still under evalua...

Franco Borsini, Head, Central & Peripheral Nervous System and General Pharmacology Area - R&D Department, sigma-tau SpA, Pomezia (Rome), Italy

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Format:OtherDimensions:242 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:April 5, 2011Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123859034

ISBN - 13:9780123859037

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Table of Contents

  1. The Central Role of 5-HT6 Receptors in Modulating Brain Neurochemistry Lee A Dawson
  2. 5-HT6receptor memory and amnesia. Behavioral Pharmacology: Learning and Memory Processes Alfredo Meneses, Pérez-García G, Tellez R, Ponce-Lopez T and C Castillo
  3. Behavioral Pharmacology: Potential Antidepressant and Anxiolytic Properties Anna WesoÅowska, Magdalena JastrzÄbska-WiÄsek
  4. The 5-Ht6 Receptor as a Target for Developing Novel Anti Obesity Drugs David Heal, Jane Gosden, and Sharon Smith
  5. Behavioral and neurochemical pharmacology of 5-HT6 receptors related to reward and reinforcement. Gaetano Di Chiara, Valentina Valentini and Sandro Fenu
  6. 5-HT6 Receptor Ligands and their Antipsychotic Potential Jorn Arnt and Christina Kurre Olsen
  7. 5-HT6 Receptor Ligands as Antidementia Drugs Ellen Siobhan Mitchell