Essays about: "serotonin"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the word serotonin.

  1. 1. Can eye-temperature variation from exercise explain behaviour profiles among trotting horses?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Paulina Berglund; [2019]
    Keywords : eye-temperature; horse behaviour; stress; trotting horses; harness racing; Standardbred; coldblooded trotter;

    Abstract : Eye-temperature measured with infrared thermography have in previous studies showed significant correlation to competition results in harness racing. Studies also show a positive correlation between serotonin level in blood and eye-temperature which indicates that this method could serve as an indicator of stress and welfare in harness racing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Psychedelic agents : Changes induced in subjective experience and brain activity

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Louise Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : psychedelic; hallucinogen; subjective experience; phenomenology; brain imaging; electroencephalogram; magnetic resonance imaging; positron emission tomography;

    Abstract : This thesis combines phenomenological and neuroscientific research to elucidate the effects of psychedelic agents on the human brain, mind and psychological well-being. Psychoactive plants have been used for thousands of years for ceremonial and ritual purposes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Beteende- och personlighetsbeskrivning hund (BPH) och urinkoncentrationer av kortisol och serotonin hos labrador retriever

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Camilla Kretz; [2019]
    Keywords : Beteende; Dopamid; Hund; Kortisol; Serotonin;

    Abstract : Syftet med detta arbete var att studera basala urinkoncentrationer av hormonerna kortisol och serotonin samt resultat från Beteende- och Personlighetsbeskrivning Hund (BPH) hos fjorton icke kastrerade labrador retrievers. Elva tikar och tre hanar ingick i studien. READ MORE

  4. 4. Less is more? : The Effect of Tianeptine and SSRI in the Treatment of Depression

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Unni Boström; [2019]
    Keywords : Tianeptine; SSRI; Major depressive disorder; efficiency; side-effects; neurochemistry;

    Abstract : Major depressive disorder (MDD) is rapidly growing among the population. A widely believed neurobiological explanation is that the symptoms arise due to an imbalance of the neurotransmitter serotonin. READ MORE

  5. 5. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in the Baltic Sea region : The effects of SSRI on teleost fish

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Ida Skaring; [2018]
    Keywords : SSRI; Teleost; Physical effect; Behavioral effect; Ecological impact;

    Abstract : Pharmaceuticals, enter the aquatic environments through sewage treatment plants and may affect fish. This examination paper is a literature study that focuses on Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, SSRIs, exposure and the impacts on teleosts in the Baltic Sea by assessment of peer-reviewed literature and material. READ MORE