Inhibition of CREB Activity in the Dorsal Portion of the Striatum Potentiates Behavioral Responses to Drugs of Abuse


The striatum participates in multiple forms of behavioral adaptation, including habit formation, other forms of procedural memory, and short- and long-term responses to drugs of abuse. The cyclic-AMP response element binding protein (CREB) family of transcription factors has been implicated in various forms of behavioral plasticity, but its role in the… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/neuro.08.029.2009


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