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LAC-king a Single Molecule Indicates Major Depressive Disorder

News   Jul 31, 2018 | Original Story from The Rockefeller University

 
LAC-king a Single Molecule Could Predispose Major Depressive Disorder

Acetyl-L-carnitine acts on neurons (pictured here) that release the neurotransmitter glutamate. Researchers believe that, by altering glutamate levels, the molecule affects systems involved in depression. Credit: McEwan Lab, Rockefeller University

 
 
 

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