S S Meharg

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Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is an excitotoxin capable of both stimulating and lesioning neurons in circumventricular organs (CVOs) after systemic administration. In this study, MSG and equiosmotic concentrations of NaCl were administered subcutaneously to adult rats in order to observe the effects on food and water intake. MSG (0.5, 1, 2 and 6 g/kg), but not(More)
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