Vol. 31 (6) 2010 Neuro endocrinology letters

Salivary alpha-amylase levels and big five personality factors in adults.

OBJECTIVES: Salivary alpha-amylase (sAA) has been utilized as a non-invasive measure of sympathoadrenal medullary (SAM) activation. Little is known regarding the relationship between personality inventories and baseline sAA. This study was designed to examine the relationships between the scores of big five inventory (BFI) factors, age,.....