Fish oil improves anxiety-like, depressive-like and cognitive behaviors in olfactory bulbectomised rats (pages 266–274)
Claudia Pudell, Bianca A. Vicente, Ana M. Delattre, Bruno Carabelli, Marco A. Mori, Deborah Suchecki, Ricardo B. Machado, Sílvio M. Zanata, Jesuí V. Visentainer, Oscar de Oliveira Santos Junior, Marcelo M. S. Lima and Anete C. Ferraz
Article first published online: 6 NOV 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/ejn.12406
Early fish oil supplementation prevents behavioral dysfunctions induced by depression model in young adulthood. The antidepressant-like behavior of fish oil involves the serotonergic system and an increase of BDNF expression.