Prenatal stress and subsequent exposure to chronic mild stress in rats; interdependent effects on emotional behavior and the serotonergic system

D. L. A. Van den Hove*, N. K. Leibold, E. Strackx, M. Martinez-Claros, K. P. Lesch, H. W. M. Steinbusch, K. R. J. Schruers, J. Prickaerts

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56 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)595-607
JournalEuropean Neuropsychopharmacology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2014


  • Pregnancy stress
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Serotonin (5-HT)
  • Tryptophan hydroxylase-2 (TPH2)

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