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A Role for Prefrontal Cortical NMDA Receptors in Murine Alcohol-Heightened Aggression

  • Neuropsychopharmacology volume 43, pages 11991200 (2018)
  • doi:10.1038/npp.2017.286
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  1. Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

    • Mary M Torregrossa

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