Joslin Study Links High Glutamate Levels in Brain with Depression, Low Cognitive Function


(stilledlife) #1

Researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center have for the first time linked high levels of glutamate – a neurotransmitter in the brain produced from glucose – in people with type 1 diabetes to symptoms of depression and lower levels of cognitive performance.

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(Dylan404) #2

Thank you, interesting find 


(Eric_Carpenter) #3

Interesting, any mention of application? Like selectively inhibiting glutamate at specific locations or concentrations?


(stilledlife) #4

I'll ask around, I have a few connections in that feild, I'll see what I can come up with besides phosphatidylserine studies...