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Differential involvement of the shell and core subterritories of the nucleus accumbens in latent inhibition and amphetamine-induced activity.

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Latent inhibition (LI) consists of retardation in conditioning to a stimulus as a consequence of its prior non-reinforced pre-exposure. In view of findings that LI is disrupted in acute schizophrenic patients and evidence from animal experiments pointing to the involvement of the mesolimbic dopamine (DA) system in this phenomenon, the present study investigated the effects of electrolytic lesions to the shell and core subterritories of the nucleus accumbens on LI in rats (Expt. 1). LI was ind...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Behavioural brain research More from this journal
Volume:
81
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
123-133
Publication date:
1996-11-01
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EISSN:
1872-7549
ISSN:
0166-4328
Language:
English
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pubs:310885
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uuid:f7348cff-c635-4ceb-aac3-9e66fa7f2b9b
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310885
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2012-12-19

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