gabanergic

gabanergic

(gab-ă-nĕr'jik),
Pertaining to the action of gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) or to neural or metabolic pathways in which it functions as a transmitter.
Synonym(s): GABA-ergic, gabaergic
[GABA + G. ergon, work]
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
For example, prenatal exposure to inflammation or infection (risk of schizophrenia is increased where the mother had an infection during pregnancy) may cause abnormal development of NMDA receptors, which leads to diminished function in GABAnergic pathways that, in turn, causes dysregulation of dopamine circuits in the brain.
Brain creatine functions to attenuate acute stress responses through GABAnergic system in chicks.
Evidence from the gene catalog confirms that sea urchins have, among others, serotonergic, GABAnergic, and dopaminergic neurons.