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locus ceruleus

NE

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Ventral tegmentum and SNc (midbrain)

Dopamine

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Raphe nucleus (pons)

Serotonin

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Basal nucleus of Meynert

ACh

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Nucleus accumbens

GABA (needs B6)

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nucleus involves in stress and panic

locus ceruleus

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reward center, pleasure, addiction, fear

nucleus accumbens (and septal nucleus)

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what 3 NT decreased in depression

1. NE
2. Dopamine
3. Serotonin

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What two NT increased in anxiety? which is elevated

1. serotonin and GABA decreased
1. NE is increased

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increased in Schizophrenia

Dopamine

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what 2 decreased in Huntingtons

1. ACh
2. GABA

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decreased in Alzheimer

ACh

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decreased in Parkinsons

Dopamine

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increased in REM sleep

ACh

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