Delta and kappa opioid receptors in eyestalk ganglia of a crustacean

@article{Hanke1997DeltaAK,
  title={Delta and kappa opioid receptors in eyestalk ganglia of a crustacean},
  author={Joachim Hanke and Axel Willig and Uri Yinon and Peter P. Jaros},
  journal={Brain Research},
  year={1997},
  volume={744},
  pages={279-284}
}

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