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Decoding the role of the microbiome on amygdala function and social behaviour

Neuropsychopharmacologyvolume 44pages233234 (2019) | Download Citation

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Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank Dr. Roman Stilling for his stimulating insights into amygdala-microbiome interactions that form the basis of this short article and Dr. Stilling and Dr. Kiran Sandhu for assistance with Fig. 1.

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  1. Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

    • John F. Cryan
  2. APC Microbiome Institute Ireland, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

    • John F. Cryan
    •  & Timothy G. Dinan
  3. Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Science, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

    • Timothy G. Dinan

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