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Thirst-associated preoptic neurons encode an aversive motivational drive
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Thirst-associated preoptic neurons encode an aversive motivational drive

To maintain homeostasis, physiological imbalances produce motivational drives. Thirst is one of the strongest drives. Allen et al. identified a distinct population of neurons in a brain region called the median preoptic nucleus that are activated during thirst (see the Perspective by Gizowski and Bo...

Posted by Oleg A. Chagin on 16 сен 2017, 06:30


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