Role of GABAA and GABAB receptors in the Dorsal Raphe Nucleus on Alcohol Heightened Aggression

Kwa, Carolyn
2009

Alcohol has long been recognized as a problematic drug. A specific population shows heightened aggression after alcohol intake. In this experiment, we looked at the effects of microinjections of GABAA and GABAB agonists and antagonists in the dorsal raphe nucleus on alcohol heightened aggression. We found that the GABAB agonist, baclofen heightened aggression in both water and ethanol self- adm... read more

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Major in Biopsychology
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