UA researcher receives NIH grant to discover novel antidepressants - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)UA researcher receives NIH grant to discover novel antidepressantsEurekAlert (press release)Most drugs used to treat depression were developed 50 years ago, Dr. Ferguson said. Drugs like fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil) and alprazolam (Xanax) modulate the serotonin or dopamine in the brain. "An urgent need exists to design and develop ...