Sticks and Stones: Brain Releases Natural Painkillers During Social Rejection

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The above story is based on materials provided by University of Michigan Health System.


Journal Reference:

    1. D T Hsu, B J Sanford, K K Meyers, T M Love, K E Hazlett, H Wang, L Ni, S J Walker, B J Mickey, S T Korycinski, R A Koeppe, J K Crocker, S A Langenecker, J-K Zubieta. Response of the μ-opioid system to social rejection and acceptance. Molecular Psychiatry, 2013; DOI: 10.1038/mp.2013.96

 

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