The neurobiology and control of anxious states

@article{Millan2003TheNA,
  title={The neurobiology and control of anxious states},
  author={Mark J Millan},
  journal={Progress in Neurobiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={70},
  pages={83-244}
}
  • M. Millan
  • Published 1 June 2003
  • Biology, Psychology
  • Progress in Neurobiology
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