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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- ecstacy (MDMA)
- a part of a group of biogenic amines that includes dopamine, epinephrine and norepinephrine.
- b excitatory amino acid neurotransmitter
- c a clost relative of amphetamine that produces its behavioral effects by stimulating the release of serotonin
- d a substance produced during during the synthesis of catecholamines that is also administered as a treatment for Parkinsno's Disease
- e a chemical messenger that communicates with target cells at great distance, often by travelling through the circulation.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a postsynaptic receptor that responds to both ACh and muscarine
- measures of temporary changes in brain physiology associated with cognitive processing; the most common methods of PET and fMRI are based on a hemodynamic measure
- substance that reduces the action of a neurotransmitter
- a brainstem area, in which the blood brain barier barrier is more permeable, that triggers vomitting in response to the detection of circulation toxins
- a major monoamine and catecholamine neurotransmitter
5 True/False Questions
epinephrine → one of the monoamine (also known as Adrenaline)
pure insertion (pure deletion) → the assumption that adding a different component to a task does not change the operation of other components
psychoactive drug → a drug that produces changes in mental processes
neurotransmitter → a chemical messenger that communicates across a synapse.
dopamine → a neurotransmitter implicated in motor control, reward and psychosis.