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An innate circuit for object craving

Nature Neurosciencevolume 21pages303304 (2018) | Download Citation

Using a series of functional manipulation and in vivo recording tools, Park et al. identify a pathway from medial preoptic CaMKIIα-expressing neurons to the ventral periaqueductal gray that mediates object craving and prey hunting.

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  1. Neuroscience Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

    • Dayu Lin
  2. Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

    • Dayu Lin
  3. Center for Neural Science, New York University, New York, NY, USA

    • Dayu Lin

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