Sensitization to Amphetamine and Stress May Involve Nucleus Accumbens and Medial Frontal Cortex

Brain Res. 1979 Nov 2;176(2):412-6. doi: 10.1016/0006-8993(79)90999-5.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Corpus Striatum / drug effects
  • Corpus Striatum / physiology
  • Dextroamphetamine / pharmacology*
  • Dopamine / metabolism
  • Drinking / drug effects
  • Electric Stimulation
  • Frontal Lobe / drug effects
  • Frontal Lobe / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Neural Pathways / drug effects
  • Neural Pathways / physiology
  • Nucleus Accumbens / drug effects
  • Nucleus Accumbens / physiology*
  • Rats
  • Self Stimulation / drug effects
  • Self Stimulation / physiology
  • Septal Nuclei / physiology*
  • Stereotyped Behavior / drug effects
  • Stress, Physiological / psychology*
  • Substantia Nigra / drug effects
  • Substantia Nigra / physiology

Substances

  • Dextroamphetamine
  • Dopamine