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Erythropoietin improves mood and modulates the cognitive and neural processing of emotion 3 days post administration.

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Erythropoietin (Epo) has neuroprotective and neurotrophic effects and is a promising candidate for treatment of neurodegenerative and psychiatric disorder. Recently, we demonstrated that Epo modulates memory-relevant hippocampal response and fear processing in human models of antidepressant drug action 1 week post-administration, and improves self-reported mood for 3 days immediately following administration. The present study explored the effects of Epo (40 000 IU) vs saline on self-reported...

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10.1038/sj.npp.1301439

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Journal:
Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Volume:
33
Issue:
3
Pages:
611-618
Publication date:
2008-02-01
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EISSN:
1740-634X
ISSN:
0893-133X
Source identifiers:
98073

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