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Amphetamine- and nicotine-induced cross-sensitization in adolescent rats persists until adulthood
(Addiction Biology, 2009-07-01) [Artigo]
Nicotine and psychostimulants are often abused in combination and drug abuse often begins during adolescence and can have long-term consequences. Behavioral sensitization has been suggested as an animal model of neuroplasticity ...
The reinstatement of amphetamine-induced place preference is long-lasting and related to decreased expression of AMPA receptors in the nucleus accumbens
(Neuroscience, 2008-01-24) [Artigo]
A great deal of effort has been devoted to elucidating the psychopharmacology underlying addiction and relapse. Long-term neuroadaptations in glutamate transmission seem to be of great relevance for relapse to stimulant ...