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6. Kulikov A.V. and others, “A new synthetic varacin analogue, 8-(trifluoromethyl)-1,2,3,4,5-benzopentathiepin-6-amine hydrochloride (TC-2153), decreased hereditary catalepsy and increased the BDNF gene expression in the hippocampus in mice”, in Psychopharmacology, June, 2012:

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10. Martha Snyder Taggart, “Compound Restores Memory Function in Mouse Alzheimer’s Model

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