Disrupting addiction through the loss of drug-associated internal states

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process of establishing a continually updated representation of our internal state6. In the new study, 69 patients with brain lesions (most due to stroke) were selected because they had similar smoking histories4. Nineteen of the 69 smokers had damage to the insula. Although there was a trend, damage to the insula, when compared with other regions, did not… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nn0407-403

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@article{Dani2007DisruptingAT, title={Disrupting addiction through the loss of drug-associated internal states}, author={John A Dani and P. Read Montague}, journal={Nature Neuroscience}, year={2007}, volume={10}, pages={403-404} }