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Phytochemicals as Antidepressants: The Involvement of Serotonin Receptor Function, Stress Resistance and Neurogenesis

By Rui Wang and Ying Xu

Submitted: February 18th 2011Reviewed: July 18th 2011Published: January 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/27531

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Rui Wang and Ying Xu (January 18th 2012). Phytochemicals as Antidepressants: The Involvement of Serotonin Receptor Function, Stress Resistance and Neurogenesis, Recent Advances in Theories and Practice of Chinese Medicine, Haixue Kuang, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/27531. Available from:

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