Increased preference for ethanol in rats following alcohol deprivation
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Depriving rats of alcohol, following a prolonged period of access to the solution, produced a much higher alcohol preference than did continual access. This “alcohol deprivation effect” is seen as possibly demonstrating a “need” for alcohol.
KeywordsAlcohol Preference EtoH Solution Vious Experiment Human Alcoholic Alcohol Deprivation Effect
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