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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 286404, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/286404
Research Article

Electroacupuncture Suppresses Discrete Cue-Evoked Heroin-Seeking and Fos Protein Expression in the Nucleus Accumbens Core in Rats

1Ningbo Addiction Research and Treatment Center, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315010, China
2Laboratory of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 200032, China
3Laboratory of Neuroscience, 81 Brain Hospital, Beijing 100700, China
4Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, Ningbo Addiction Research and Treatment Center, School of Medicine, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315010, China

Received 23 May 2011; Revised 8 September 2011; Accepted 26 October 2011

Academic Editor: Fengxia Liang

Copyright © 2012 Sheng Liu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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