Event Title

Prozac Exposure during Adolescence Impairs Spatial Memory Performance in adulthood

Presenter Information

Michelle Stone

Presentation Type

Other

College

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Major

Psychology

Location

RM 207-208/210-211

Faculty Mentor

Dr.Sergio Iniguez

Start Date

2-27-2013 10:10 AM

End Date

2-27-2013 5:20 PM

Abstract

Within the adolescent population, there has been an increase in the prescription rates of the antidepressant Prozac. The current study was designed to examine for potential long-lasting spatial memory related to deficits as a result of chronic exposure to Prozac during adolescence, using C57BL/6 mice.

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Prozac Exposure during Adolescence Impairs Spatial Memory Performance in adulthood

RM 207-208/210-211

Within the adolescent population, there has been an increase in the prescription rates of the antidepressant Prozac. The current study was designed to examine for potential long-lasting spatial memory related to deficits as a result of chronic exposure to Prozac during adolescence, using C57BL/6 mice.