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Title: Platelet [3H]paroxetine binding in panic disorder.
Authors: Maguire, K P;Norman, Trevor R;Apostolopoulos, M;Judd, F K;Burrows, Graham D
Affiliation: Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia.
Issue Date: 21-Feb-1995
Citation: Journal of Affective Disorders; 33(2): 117-22
Abstract: Platelet [3H]paroxetine binding was measured in 20 patients (14 females, six males) with panic disorder and 20 normal controls (14 females, six males). For patients with panic disorder, Bmax was 1987 +/- 1135 fmol/mg protein (mean +/- SD) compared with control Bmax values of 1626 +/- 611 fmol/mg protein. The mean Kd value for the patients was 0.076 +/- 0.056 nM and for the controls was 0.083 +/- 0.033 nM. ANCOVA indicated no significant effect of sex, diagnosis (panic disorder vs. normal controls) or season of sampling on either Kd or Bmax. The data provide no evidence for an abnormality of the platelet uptake mechanism in panic disorder.
Internal ID Number: 7759659
URI: http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/13105
URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7759659
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Adult
Analysis of Variance
Binding Sites
Blood Platelets.metabolism
Female
Humans
Kinetics
Male
Panic Disorder.blood
Paroxetine.blood
Radioligand Assay
Tritium.diagnostic use
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