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A high-fat diet exacerbates depressive-like behavior in the Flinders Sensitive Line (FSL) rat, a genetic model of depression
Major depressive disorder (MDD) and diabetes mellitus type II (T2DM) are two of the major health challenges of our time. It has been shown that MDD and T2DM are highly co-morbid, and recent work has proposed a bi-directional ...
Depressive symptoms and sub-clinical atherosclerosis in Africans: role of metabolic syndrome, inflammation and sympathoadrenal function
Depressive symptoms have been consistently associated with sub-clinical atherosclerosis and future risk of coronary heart disease events. However, the pathways linking depression and coronary atherosclerosis are poorly ...
An inhibitor of cAMP-dependent protein kinase induces behavioural and neurological antidepressant-like effects in rats
Although it is well established that cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) signalling via cAMPdependent protein kinase (PKA)within neurons plays an important role in depression and antidepressant treatment, the importance ...