Ventral tegmentum Summary

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Reward Pathways and Drugs The observation that animals would work in order to receive electrical stimulation to discrete brain areas was first described by Olds and Milner (1954). In this paper, they ... Read more
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Ventral Tegmental Area The ventral tegmental area, (VTA), is a very important brain area in the field of drug abuse. It is one of only two main areas that contain DOPAMINE cell bodies. The MESOLIMBIC ... Read more