Alcohol: a stimulant activating brain stress responsive systems with persistent neuroadaptation.

Abstract

Addictive diseases, including addiction to alcohol, opiates or cocaine, pose massive public health costs. Addictions are chronic relapsing brain diseases, caused by drug-induced direct effects and persistent neuroadaptations at the molecular, cellular and behavioral levels. These drug-type specific neuroadapations are mainly contributed by three factors… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2014.05.044

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@article{Zhou2014AlcoholAS, title={Alcohol: a stimulant activating brain stress responsive systems with persistent neuroadaptation.}, author={Yan Zhou and Mary Jeanne Kreek}, journal={Neuropharmacology}, year={2014}, volume={87}, pages={51-8} }