Year: 1989 Source: British Journal of Pharmacology, v.98, suppl. (1989), p.812 SIEC No: 20021022

This article reports the binding of 3H paroxetine in six brain regions from suicides in whom a firm retrospective diagnosis of depression was established and who were not receiving antidepressant drugs, and matched controls. This finding does not support the view of abnormal (5-HT) uptake sites in depression and suicide. (3 refs)