Barts and The London, School of Medicine and Dentistry

Draw a labelled diagram of the mesocorticolimbic system, showing connections of the nucleus accumbens and the ventral tegmental area with the frontal cortex, hippocampus, thalamus, amygdala and the substantia nigra. Indicate dopaminergic tracts, principal opioid pathways and areas rich in gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).


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