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The Role of Delta Opioid Receptors in Ethanol Consumption and Seeking: Implications for New Treatments for Alcohol Use Disorders

By Carsten K. Nielsen and Selena E. Bartlett

Submitted: April 8th 2011Reviewed: November 10th 2011Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32239

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