Endogenous Opioid Release in the Human Brain Reward System Induced by Acute Amphetamine Administration

Alessandro Colasanti*, Graham E. Searle, Christopher J. Long, Samuel P. Hill, Richard R. Reiley, Darren Quelch, David Erritzoe, Andri C. Tziortzi, Laurence J. Reed, Anne R. Lingford-Hughes, Adam D. Waldman, Koen R. J. Schruers, Paul M. Matthews, Roger N. Gunn, David J. Nutt, Eugenii A. Rabiner

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)371-377
JournalBiological Psychiatry
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2012


  • Amphetamine
  • carfentanil
  • dopamine
  • neuroimaging
  • opioids
  • PET
  • psychostimulants

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