Invited Symposium: Neuronal Histamine Systems and Behavior



Materials & Methods


Discussion & Conclusion



INABIS '98 Home Page Your Session Symposia & Poster Sessions Plenary Sessions Exhibitors' Foyer Personal Itinerary New Search

Involvement of Central Histamine in Amygdaloid Kindled Seizures in Rats

Contact Person: Chiaki Kamei (kamei@pheasant.pharm.okayama-u.ac.jp)


  1. Scherkl, R., Hashem, A., Freg, H.-H. (1991) Histamine in brain - its role in regulation of seizure susceptibility. Epilepsy Res., 10:111-118.

  2. Yokoyama, H., Onodera, K., Iinuma, K., Watanabe, T. (1993) Effect of thioperamide, a histamine H3 receptor antagonist, on electrically induced convulsions in mice. Eur. J. Pharmacol., 234: 129-133.

  3. Shimoda, Y., Koizumi, A., Tanaka, K. (1960) Electroencephalographic activation of 'Diencephalic epilepsy' with diphenhydramine. Yonago Acta Med., 4: 99-102.

  4. Arrang, J.-M., Garbarg, M., Lancelot, J.-C., Lecomte, J.-M., Pollard, H., Robba, H., Schunack, W., Schwartz, J.-C. (1987) Highly potent and selective ligand for histamine H3-receptors. Nature, 327: 117-123.

  5. de Groot, J. (1959) The rat forebrain in stereotaxic coordinates. Verh. K. Ned. Acta. Wet. Natuurkund., 52: 1-40.

  6. Kamei, C., Oka, M., Masuda, Y., Yoshida, K., Shimizu, M. (1981) Effects of 3-sulfamoyl-methyl-1,2-benzisoxazole (AD-810) and some antiepileptics on the kindled seizures in the neocortex, hippocampus and amygdaloid in rats. Arch. Int. Pharmacodyn., 249: 164-179.

  7. Racine, R.J. (1972) Modification of seizure activity by electrical stimulation: II. Motor seizure. Electroencephalogr. Clin. Neurophysiol., 32: 281-294.

  8. Kamei, C., Okumura, Y., Tasaka, K. (1993) Influence of histamine depletion on learning and memory recollection in rats. Psychopharmacology, 111: 376-382.

  9. Glowinski, J., Iversen, L.L. (1966) Regional studies of catecholamines in the rat brain - I. The disposition of [3H] norepinephrine, [3H] dopamine and [3H] dopa in various regions of the brain. J. Neurochem., 13: 655-669.

  10. Kamei, C., Tasaka, K. (1993) Effect of histamine on memory retrieval in old rats. Biol. Pharm. Bull., 16: 128-132.

Back to the top.

<= Discussion & Conclussions REFERENCES

| Discussion Board | Next Page | Your Symposium |
Kamei, C.; (1998). Involvement of Central Histamine in Amygdaloid Kindled Seizures in Rats. Presented at INABIS '98 - 5th Internet World Congress on Biomedical Sciences at McMaster University, Canada, Dec 7-16th. Invited Symposium. Available at URL http://www.mcmaster.ca/inabis98/huston/kamei0281/index.html
© 1998 Author(s) Hold Copyright