Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2021 May 19;51:20-32. Epub 2021 May 19.
Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany; Maastricht University Medical Centre, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Universiteitssingel 50, 6229 ER, PO Box 616 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands; RG Molecular and Clinical Psychotraumatology, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany; RG Traumatic Stress & Neurodegeneration & PTSD Treatment Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Göttingen (UMG), Von-Siebold-Straße 5, 37075 Göttingen, Germany. Electronic address:
Although matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP9) has been found associated with various psychiatric disorders and with threat memories in humans, its role in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related animal models is understudied. Thus, we analyzed MMP9 mRNA expression kinetics during two different stress experiments, i.e. Read More