Serotonin and serotonin receptors in hallucinogen action

@article{Halberstadt2020SerotoninAS,
  title={Serotonin and serotonin receptors in hallucinogen action},
  author={Adam L. Halberstadt and David E. Nichols},
  journal={Handbook of Behavioral Neuroscience},
  year={2020}
}

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