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5-Hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) in the whole-blood of patients with depressive illness
  1. A. Coppen,
  2. A. R. Rowsell,
  3. P. Turner,
  4. Cheryl Padgham


    Whole-blood 5-HT was examined in thirty-five depressive patients not on antidepressants, and in comparable control subjects. The concentration of whole-blood 5-HT was significantly lower during depression, but returned to normal after clinical recovery.

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