Maximization of Ethanol Intake in the Rat

  • Roy A. Wise
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 59)


Over the last few decades there has been a great deal of effort invested in attempts to produce lower animal analogues for the human alcoholic. The literature on this problem is substantial and has been extensively reviewed; the recurrent conclusion of successive reviews has been that no viable lower animal model has been found (Lester, 1966; Mello, 1973; Myers and Veale, 1972).


Ethanol Solution Ethanol Consumption Ethanol Intake Ethanol Exposure Physical Dependence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roy A. Wise
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  1. 1.Center for Research on Drug Dependence Department of PsychologySir George Williams UniversityMontrealCanada

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