Neuroprotective Effects of Quetiapine on Neuronal Apoptosis Following Experimental Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia in Rats

Yilmaz M. B., Tonge M., Emmez H., Kaymaz F., Kaymaz M.

JOURNAL OF KOREAN NEUROSURGICAL SOCIETY, vol.54, no.1, pp.1-7, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective : This study was undertaken in the belief that the atypical antipsychotic drug quetiapine could prevent apoptosis in the penumbra region following ischemia, taking into account findings that show 5-hydroxytryptamine-2 receptor blockers can prevent apoptosis.