Acute tryptophan depletion reduces kynurenine levels: Implications for treatment of impaired visuospatial memory performance in irritable bowel syndrome Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kynurenine
  • Memory Disorders
  • Photic Stimulation
  • Psychomotor Performance
  • Tryptophan

abstract

  • Manipulating peripheral tryptophan and kynurenine levels using ATD modulates hippocampal-mediated cognitive performance in irritable bowel syndrome but not healthy controls. These data may have important implications for reducing cognitive impairment in irritable bowel syndrome.

publication date

  • April 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00213-014-3767-z

PubMed ID

  • 25338777

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1357

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 232

number

  • 8