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Table 4 Changes in neural plasticity in suicide

From: The neurobiology of suicide - A Review of post-mortem studies

System element    Change Location
Neurotrophic factors Neurotrophins BDNF level decreased PFC, HIP,antidepressants-free subjects
  NT-3 level decreased PFC, HIP, antidepressants-free subjects
BDNF-binding receptor TrkB receptor concentration decreased PFC, HIP
TrkB.T1 truncated form receptor concentration decreased PFC
Polyamins Putrescine levels increased G
  Spermidine levels increased G