Example sentences for: accumbens

How can you use “accumbens” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Most recreational drugs, like heroin, cocaine, alcohol, and nicotine, increase dopamine in the accumbens.

  • It is lodged primarily in the lateral hypothalamus but has projections all over the cortex, especially the nucleus accumbens, which is the center of reinforcement.

  • Also lost in the mix is that fact that other published and studies have found that cannabinoids don't increase dopamine in the accumbens.

  • Just as sex increases dopamine in the accumbens, stubbing one's toe may ignite neurological anxiety.

  • While recognizing that other researchers have tried and failed to induce an increase of dopamine in the accumbens by injecting cannabinoids, the authors use their results to suggest that marijuana is more like heroin and cocaine than was previously thought.

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