Gender and the use of hormonal contraception in women are not associated with cerebral cortical 5-HT 2A receptor binding
|Gender and the use of hormonal contraception in women are not associated with cerebral cortical 5-HT 2A receptor binding|
|Authors:||Vibe Gedsø Frøkjær, David Erritzøe, J. Madsen, Olaf B. Paulson, Gitte Moos Knudsen|
|Citation:||Neuroscience 163 (2): 640-645. 2009 October|
|Database(s):||Google Scholar cites PubMed (PMID/19559762)|
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Gender and the use of hormonal contraception in women are not associated with cerebral cortical 5-HT 2A receptor binding reports a positron emission tomography study with the fluorine-18 altanserin radioligand.
A related study in terms of serotonin-2A and hormones is Long-term estrogen therapy and 5-HT(2A) receptor binding in postmenopausal women; a single photon emission tomography (SPET) study.
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|Subjects/♂/♀:||132 / 87 / 45|
|Age:||40.6 ±18.7 (18–79)|
|Approval:||Local ethics committe|
Group 1 of 132 healthy volunteers with 87 males and 45 females were included in the study. The Danish group had a mean age of 40.6 with a range from 18 to 79. The study on the human subjects was approved by the Local ethics committe.
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