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Effects of Total Light Deprivation on Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Memory of Adult Rats: A Sexual Dimorphic Study

Seyed Behnamedin Jameie 1 , * , Mahbobeh Mousavi 2 , Mona Farhadi 3 , Fereshteh Mehraein 4 , Shima Ababzadeh 5 , Maryam Soleimani 6 , Mahdieh Kerdari 1 and Mahsa Jalilpouraghdam 2
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1 Medical Basic Sciences Department, Faculty of Allied Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Anatomy Department, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Microbiology, Islamic Azad University, Karaj, IR Iran
4 Anatomy Department, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Anatomy Department, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, IR Iran
6 Department of Basic Sciences, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Thrita: September 01, 2016, 5 (3); e36420
  • Published Online: December 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 17, 2016
  • Revised: January 19, 2016
  • Accepted: February 13, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.36420

To Cite: Jameie S B, Mousavi M, Farhadi M, Mehraein F, Ababzadeh S, et al. Effects of Total Light Deprivation on Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Memory of Adult Rats: A Sexual Dimorphic Study, Thrita. 2016 ;5(3):e36420. doi: 10.5812/thrita.36420.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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