Sleep deprivation increases serotonin 2a receptor response in brain

Researchers have identified the effects of an environmental stressor, sleep deprivation, that could alter the balance controlled by antipsychotic drugs and impact individuals with schizophrenia.

Article Link: Sleep deprivation increases serotonin 2a receptor response in brain: Environmental stressor alters receptor involved in response to psychedelic drugs and schizophrenia in a matter of hours. -- ScienceDaily