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Associative Learning Drives the Formation of Silent Synapses in Neuronal Ensembles of the Nucleus Accumbens
(Biological Psychiatry, 2016-08-01) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND: Learned associations between environmental stimuli and rewards play a critical role in addiction. Associative learning requires alterations in sparsely distributed populations of strongly activated neurons, or ...
Concomitant stress potentiates the preference for, and consumption of, ethanol induced by chronic pre-exposure to ethanol
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
Ethanol abuse is linked to several acute and chronic injuries that can lead to health problems. Ethanol addiction is one of the most severe diseases linked to the abuse of this drug. Symptoms of ethanol addiction include ...