A New Molecule to Brighten the Mood

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  06 Jan 2006:
Vol. 311, Issue 5757, pp. 45-46
DOI: 10.1126/science.1122819

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


Depression has long been linked to a defect in signals elicited by the neurotransmitter serotonin. This may be due to a deficit of a key protein in the brain that makes receptors for serotonin available for action.