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Nucleus accumbens

nucleus accumbens

The largest neuronal nucleus in the septal region of the diencephalon.


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Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

... activators cause appetite for fattier foods if they are injected into nucleus accumbens. Opiate withdrawals cause muscle pains similarly to drugs that lower concentration ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
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