A more complete understanding of alcohols reinforcing actions is obtained when multiple behavioral procedures are used, some of which bypass taste factors. This unit describes a method for assessing the reinforcing effects of alcohol in mice using the most widely accepted procedure for assessing drug reward: intravenous self-administration.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Pages (from-to)||Unit 9.11|
|Journal||Current protocols in neuroscience / editorial board, Jacqueline N. Crawley ... [et al.]|
|State||Published - Aug 2002|
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