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Adolescent vulnerability to cardiovascular consequences of chronic social stress: Immediate and long-term effects of social isolation during adolescence
(Developmental Neurobiology, 2015-04-24) [Artigo]
It has been demonstrated that disruption of social bonds and perceived isolation (loneliness) are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Adolescence is proposed as a period of vulnerability ...
Effects of the extract and glycoalkaloids of Solanum lycocarpum St. Hill on Giardia lamblia trophozoites
(Pharmacognosy Magazine, 2015-05-01) [Artigo]
Background: Solanum lycocarpum has great importance for food and medicinal traditional use. Recently, it was also evidenced that extracts of S. lycocarpum St. Hill (Solanaceae) and its glycoalkaloids, solamargine (Sg) and ...
Chronic nicotine activates stress/reward-related brain regions and facilitates the transition to compulsive alcohol drinking
(Journal Of Neuroscience, 2015-04-15) [Artigo]
Alcohol and nicotine are the two most co-abused drugs in the world. Previous studies have shown that nicotine can increase alcohol drinking in nondependent rats, yet it is unknown whether nicotine facilitates the transition ...
Stress vulnerability during adolescence: comparison of chronic stressors in adolescent and adult rats
(Psychosomatic Medicine, 2015-02-01) [Artigo]
Objective This study investigated the physiological and somatic changes evoked by daily exposure to the same type of stressor (homotypic) or different aversive stressor stimuli (heterotypic) in adolescent and adult rats, ...
Immediate and long-term effects of psychological stress during adolescence in cardiovascular function: comparison of homotypic vs heterotypic stress regimens
(International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, 2015) [Artigo]
Adolescence has been proposed as an ontogenic period of vulnerability to stress. Nevertheless, the impact of stressful events during adolescence in cardiovascular activity is poorly understood. Therefore, the purpose of ...
Stress vulnerability during adolescence
(Psychosomatic Medicine, 2015) [Artigo]
Objective: This study investigated the physiological and somatic changes evoked by daily exposure to the same type of stressor (homotypic) or different aversive stressor stimuli (heterotypic) in adolescent and adult rats, ...