Regulation of the extrinsic and intrinsic apoptotic pathways in the prefrontal cortex of short- and long-term human opiate abusers

@article{GarcaFuster2008RegulationOT,
  title={Regulation of the extrinsic and intrinsic apoptotic pathways in the prefrontal cortex of short- and long-term human opiate abusers},
  author={M. Julia Garc{\'i}a-Fuster and Alfredo Ramos-Miguel and Guadalupe Rivero and Romano La Harpe and J. Javier Meana and Jes{\'u}s A Garc{\'i}a-Sevilla},
  journal={Neuroscience},
  year={2008},
  volume={157},
  pages={105-119}
}

Role of Multifunctional FADD (Fas-Associated Death Domain) Adaptor in Drug Addiction

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Correlation of rat cortical Fas-associated death domain (FADD) protein phosphorylation with the severity of spontaneous morphine abstinence syndrome: role of α2-adrenoceptors and extracellular signal-regulated kinases

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