Sex differences in prenatal stress effects on cocaine pursuit in rats.

@article{Thomas2017SexDI,
  title={Sex differences in prenatal stress effects on cocaine pursuit in rats.},
  author={Mark B Thomas and Jill B Becker},
  journal={Physiology & behavior},
  year={2017}
}
Disruption of early-life ontogeny has severe and persistent consequences for the health of the developing organism. Both clinical and preclinical findings indicate that such interference can be caused by maternal stress during the gestation period (prenatal stress [PS]). In rats, PS facilitates the rewarding and neurochemical-stimulating effects of drugs… CONTINUE READING