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Research Article

Fluoxetine Counteracts the Cognitive and Cellular Effects of 5-Fluorouracil in the Rat Hippocampus by a Mechanism of Prevention Rather than Recovery

  • Laura Lyons,

    Affiliation: School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

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  • Maha ELBeltagy,

    Affiliation: Department of Anatomy, Menoufiya University, Shibin el Kom, Egypt

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  • Geoffrey Bennett,

    Affiliation: School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

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  • Peter Wigmore mail

    peter.wigmore@nottingham.ac.uk

    Affiliation: School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

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  • Published: January 17, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030010

About the Authors

Laura Lyons, Geoffrey Bennett, Peter Wigmore
School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Maha ELBeltagy
Department of Anatomy, Menoufiya University, Shibin el Kom, Egypt

Corresponding Author

Email: peter.wigmore@nottingham.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LL PW GB. Performed the experiments: LL PW ME. Analyzed the data: LL. Wrote the paper: LL.