[Effects of heroin exposure on the expression of caspase 3 in prefrontal lobe cortex, hippocampus and nucleus accumbens].

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AIM To investigate the expression of caspase 3 in the brain regions related to addiction, learning and memory in mice prenatally exposed to heroin and to ascertain whether postnatal apoptotic mechanism participates in neurobehavioral teratogenicity induced by maternal heroin abuse. METHODS A mouse model was established by administration of… (More)

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@article{Wang2008EffectsOH, title={[Effects of heroin exposure on the expression of caspase 3 in prefrontal lobe cortex, hippocampus and nucleus accumbens].}, author={Ying Wang and Ke-xin DU and Ming Li and Jing-hong Shi and Wen Xie}, journal={Xi bao yu fen zi mian yi xue za zhi = Chinese journal of cellular and molecular immunology}, year={2008}, volume={24 9}, pages={867-9} }