Protection against MDMA-induced dopaminergic neurotoxicity in mice by methyllycaconitine: involvement of nicotinic receptors

C Chipana, J Camarasa, D Pubill, E Escubedo - Neuropharmacology, 2006 - Elsevier

Author(s): David Pubill , Elena Escubedo

Focus: MDMA


Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) is a relatively selective dopaminergic neurotoxin in mice. Previous studies demonstrated the participation of α-7 nicotinic receptors (nAChR) in the neurotoxic effect of methamphetamine. The aim of this paper was to study the role of …

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