Anxiety disorders are highly prevalent psychiatric diseases. In this short review we provide an overview of concepts of fear, anxiety and anxiety disorders. In addition, based on the recent literature, neuroanatomical structures involved in anxiety and functional/structural changes of these structures in anxiety disorders are also discussed. Furthemore, the pitfalls of anxiolytic drug discovery is also concerned in the paper.
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - jún. 1 2015|
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