LHA ID: 82H027UMJN-0
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Authors: D. A. Wittekind, J. Kratzsch, R. Mergl, C. Enzenbach, A. V. Witte, A. Villringer, M. Kluge
Date Published: 22nd Jul 2018
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Human Diseases: alcohol dependence
PubMed ID: 30029157
Citation: Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2018 Nov;97:143-148. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2018.07.021. Epub 2018 Jul 18.
Date Published: 25th Aug 2016
Publication Type: Journal article
Human Diseases: mental depression
PubMed ID: 27557150
Citation: World J Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Dec;18(8):633-640. doi: 10.1080/15622975.2016.1224924. Epub 2016 Oct 5.
BACKGROUND:Animal experiments and studies in alcohol dependent patients indicate that ghrelin signaling in the brain is causally involved in the regulation of alcohol reward and intake. Increasing ghrelin levels enhances alcohol craving and intake, blocking ghrelin receptors abolishes these effects. If ghrelin is also involved in non-dependent alcohol consumption in humans, though, remains unknown. The aim was therefore to investigate the relationship between ghrelin serum levels and alcohol ...
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