Donatella Marazziti

Year2000
CategoryChemistry
CountriesItaly
DescriptionDonatella Marazziti, Alessandra Rossi, and Giovanni B. Cassano of the University of Pisa, and Hagop S. Akiskal of the University of California, for their discovery that, biochemically, romantic love may be indistinguishable from having severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Reference"Alteration of the platelet serotonin transporter in romantic love" Marazziti D, Akiskal HS, Rossi A, Cassano GB, Psychological Medicine, 1999 May;29(3):741-5.