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Reversing Cocaine-Induced Adaptations and Reducing Relapse: An Opportunity for Repurposing Riluzole

  • Neuropsychopharmacology volume 43, pages 11971198 (2018)
  • doi:10.1038/npp.2017.300
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Acknowledgements

Research of the authors is supported by BBSRC grant BB/M009017/1, MRC Discovery Award, and the Sussex Strategic Development Funds.

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  1. Sussex Neuroscience, School of Psychology, University of Sussex, Falmer, UK

    • Joseph J Ziminski
    •  & Eisuke Koya

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Correspondence to Eisuke Koya.