Catecholamines and stress

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A brief survey is offering of debates on two long-standing questions in stress studies and theories: 1) question of stress nonspecificity (i.e. homoor heterogeneity in stress responses), and 2) what is the functional role of central catecholamines in stress mechanisms, especially in stress signal-transduction and in the realization of stress responses.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)116-120
Number of pages5
JournalIdeggyogyaszati szemle
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - Mar 3 2014


  • Ascending catecholamine system
  • Descending catecholamine system
  • Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis
  • Stress

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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