Selective Ablation of GABA Neurons in the Ventral Tegmental Area Increases Spontaneous Locomotor Activity

Erik J. Shank, Patricia K. Seitz, Marcy J. Bubar, Sonja J. Stutz, Kathryn Cunningham

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17 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1224-1233
Number of pages10
JournalBehavioral Neuroscience
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 2007


  • dermorphin-saporin
  • dopamine
  • gamma-aminobutyric acid
  • mu opioid receptor
  • ventral tegmental area

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Clinical Psychology

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