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(p. 40) Feeding Systems and Drugs of Abuse 

(p. 40) Feeding Systems and Drugs of Abuse
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(p. 40) Feeding Systems and Drugs of Abuse
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Brittany L. Mason

, Eric J. Nestler

, and Michael Lutter

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780199738168.003.0006
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date: 20 November 2019

Chapter 6 discusses feeding systems and drugs of abuse. It considers proappetite systems (orexin system, melanin-concentrating hormone, neuropeptide Y, and ghrelin), and appetite-suppressing systems (leptin, and melanocortin signalling).

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