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Memory Molecule Displays Antidepressant Effects

Caption: Neurons (green) in a subsection of the adult rat hippocampus, the brain's memory hub, are stained with a monoclonal antibody (yellow) that enhances learning and memory. A portion of this antibody is where the putative antidepressant GLYX-13 came from.

Credit: Joseph Moskal, Ph.D., Northwestern University

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