neurogenesis - NewSci Feb 12 2000
ian_mcleod at primus.com.au
Thu Feb 24 23:36:15 EST 2000
What about Prozac / flouxetine (?) - apparantly this has facilitated neurogenisis
in the hippocampus in rats..
Could this work in humans? It cures depression if this is the case, rather than
merely addressing the symptoms.
> But at least one of these exceptions looks pretty interesting. What role does
> neurogenesis play in memory? Does it ever occur in response to brain injury?
> Can we cause it to? Perhaps we can enhance memory by facilitating neurogenesis.
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