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Role of Prefrontal Cortex Dopamine and Noradrenaline Circuitry in Addiction

By Ezio Carboni, Roberto Cadeddu and Anna Rosa Carta

Submitted: May 16th 2011Reviewed: July 2nd 2012Published: October 19th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/51221

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Ezio Carboni, Roberto Cadeddu and Anna Rosa Carta (October 19th 2012). Role of Prefrontal Cortex Dopamine and Noradrenaline Circuitry in Addiction, Addictions - From Pathophysiology to Treatment, David Belin, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/51221. Available from:

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