Amygdala and Midbrain Dopamine

The midbrain dopamine system is widely studied for its involvement in emotional and motivational behavior. Some of these neurons receive information from the amygdala and project throughout the cortex. When the circuit and transmission of dopamine is disrupted symptoms may present. Here is the latest research on the amygdala and midbrain dopamine.

September 18, 2020

Effects of Social Isolation on Perineuronal Nets in the Amygdala Following a Reward Omission Task in Female Rats

Molecular Neurobiology
Dolores B Vazquez-SanromanM T Bardo
September 15, 2020

Successful In vivo Calcium Imaging with a Head-Mount Miniaturized Microscope in the Amygdala of Freely Behaving Mouse

Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE
Han-Sol Lee, Jin-Hee Han
September 12, 2020
Open Access

Escitalopram as a modulator of proopiomelanocortin, kisspeptin, Kiss1R and MCHR1 gene expressions in the male rat brain

Molecular Biology Reports
Artur PałaszRyszard Wiaderkiewicz
September 10, 2020
Open Access

Exercise for Older Adults Improves the Quality of Life in Parkinson's Disease and Potentially Enhances the Immune Response to COVID-19

Brain Sciences
Mary-Frances E Hall, Frank C Church
September 16, 2020

Impact of emotionally negative information on attentional processes in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease

Brain and Cognition
Jessica BourginPascal Hot
September 11, 2020
Open Access

Parcellation of the human amygdala using recurrence quantification analysis

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
K. BielskiIwona Szatkowska
September 16, 2020

Disrupted brain functional networks in patients with end-stage renal disease undergoing hemodialysis

Journal of Neuroscience Research
Baolin WuZhiyun Jia
September 12, 2020
Open Access

Longitudinal functional connectivity changes related to dopaminergic decline in Parkinson's disease

NeuroImage. Clinical
Weihua LiPaola Piccini
September 16, 2020

Parallel processing of facial expression and head orientation in the macaque brain

The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience
Jessica TaubertLeslie G Ungerleider
September 15, 2020
Open Access

Modulation of visual processing of food by transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation (tVNS)

Brain Imaging and Behavior
Helena AlicartThomas F Münte
September 13, 2020

Prospective study of the association between sport-related concussion and brain morphometry (3T-MRI) in collegiate athletes: study from the NCAA-DoD CARE Consortium

British Journal of Sports Medicine
Samuel A BobholzCARE Consortium Investigators
September 10, 2020
Open Access

Higher Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet Is Associated With Preserved White Matter Integrity and Altered Structural Connectivity

Frontiers in Neuroscience
Belina RodriguesNadine Correia Santos
September 10, 2020
Open Access

Noncoding RNAs and Midbrain DA Neurons: Novel Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets in Health and Disease

Emilia PascaleMassimiliano Caiazzo

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