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This article is currently being developed as part of an Eduzendium student project in the framework of a course entitled Appetite and Obesity at University of Edinburgh. The course homepage can be found at CZ:(U00984) Appetite and Obesity, University of Edinburgh 2010.
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  2. Person A et al. (2010) The perfect reference for subpart 1 J Neuroendocrinol 36:36-52
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  5. 5.0 5.1 Berridge KC (2007) The debate over dopamine’s role in reward: the case for incentive salience. Psychopharmacology 191:391–431 PMID 17072591