Intracranial self-administration of MDMA into the ventral striatum of the rat: differential roles of the nucleus accumbens shell, core, and olfactory tubercle

R Shin, M Qin, ZH Liu, S Ikemoto - Psychopharmacology, 2008 - Springer

Author(s): Rick Shin , Satoshi Ikemoto

Focus: MDMA


Rationale Behavioral and anatomical data suggest that the ventral striatum, consisting of the nucleus accumbens and olfactory tubercle, is functionally heterogeneous. Cocaine and d-amphetamine appear to be more rewarding when administered into the medial olfactory …

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