Tryptophan injected intracerebrally in rats increases the level of brain serotonin. This increase occurs also in animals pretreated with reserpine or with a monoamineoxidase inhibitor. Other studies show that tryptophan, tryptamine or 6-hydroxytryptamine are not interfering in the determination of brain serotonin.
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 1965|
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