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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2005 Vol.6 No.4 P.265-271


Inhibitory effects of jujuboside A on EEG and hippocampal glutamate in hyperactive rat

Author(s):  LU Ying-jun, ZHOU Jun, ZHANG Shao-min, ZHANG Heng-yi, ZHENG Xiao-xiang

Affiliation(s):  Department of Biomedical Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

Corresponding email(s):   heavenbird_l@hotmail.com, zxx@mail.hz.zj.cn

Key Words:  Jujuboside A (JuA), Diazepam, Glutamate (Glu), Electroencephalogram (EEG), Hyperactivity, Penicillin sodium (Na-PCN), Power spectral density (PSD), Gravity frequency

LU Ying-jun, ZHOU Jun, ZHANG Shao-min, ZHANG Heng-yi, ZHENG Xiao-xiang. Inhibitory effects of jujuboside A on EEG and hippocampal glutamate in hyperactive rat[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2005, 6(4): 265-271.

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In this study, the inhibitory effect of jujuboside A (JuA) on a penicillin sodium (Na-PCN) induced hyperactivity model was investigated. Cortical EEG (electroencephalogram) and the concentration of hippocampal glutamate (Glu) were monitored simultaneously in vivo as indicators of rat’s excitatory state. power spectral density (PSD) and gravity frequency of PSD were calculated. JuA (0.05 g/L and 0.1 g/L) inhibited the EEG excitation effect caused by Na-PCN by increasing the power of δ1 and δ2 bands (P<0.01 vs model) and lowering the gravity frequency of PSD (P<0.01 vs model). JuA also remarkably reduced the Glu elevation induced by Na-PCN (P<0.05 vs model). diazepam also depressed Glu concentration and lowered the gravity frequency, but it showed a different EEG pattern in increased β2-activity (P<0.01 vs model). EEG excitation caused by Na-PCN correlated with Glu elevation during the first hour. Neurophysiological inhibitory effects of JuA and diazepam were more persistent than their Glu inhibitoty effects.

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