Presynaptic inhibition of gamma-aminobutyric acid release in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis by kappa opioid receptor signaling Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dynorphins
  • Receptors, Opioid, kappa
  • Septal Nuclei
  • Synaptic Transmission
  • gamma-Aminobutyric Acid

abstract

  • Together, these results demonstrate that KOR provides important inhibitory control over presynaptic GABAergic signaling within the BNST and provides the first direct functional demonstration of KOR-sensitive long-range GABAergic connections between the CeA and the BNST.

publication date

  • April 15, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3314138

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.biopsych.2011.11.015

PubMed ID

  • 22225848

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 725

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 71

number

  • 8