Differential patterns of regional c-Fos induction in the rat brain by amphetamine and the novel wakefulness-promoting agent modafinil

@article{Engber1998DifferentialPO,
  title={Differential patterns of regional c-Fos induction in the rat brain by amphetamine and the novel wakefulness-promoting agent modafinil},
  author={Thomas M. Engber and Elizabeth J. Koury and Shelley A Dennis and Matthew S. Miller and Ratan V. Bhat},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  year={1998},
  volume={241},
  pages={95-98}
}

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Effects of differential rearing on amphetamine-induced c-fos expression in rats.

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