Conditional regulation of neurosteroid sensitivity of GABAA receptors

A.B. Brussaard, J.J. Koksma

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Nongenomic gonadal steroid feedback to oxytocin containing neurons in the supraoptic nucleus of the hypothalamus is mediated via the neurosteroid allopregnanolone (3α-OH-DHP) that acts as an allosteric modulator of the postsynaptic GABA
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-36
Number of pages8
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Publication statusPublished - 2003


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