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Researchers map key neural circuit regulating alcohol consumption.

Easily accessible and highly habit-forming, alcohol is now one of the world’s most addictive substances, with roughly two billion individuals worldwide consuming it and three million associated with its misuse annually. As alcohol alters a variety of neurological processes, from molecular biology to cognition, research has focused on the identification of brain mechanisms supporting the reinforcement of alcohol dependence and

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