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The value of unusual animal models for alcohol research: A commentary on: Anacker, Loftis, and Ryabinin, "Alcohol intake in prairie voles is influenced by the drinking level of a peer"

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http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1530-0277.2011.01582.x/abstract
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Abstract

The recent study by Anacker, Loftis, and Ryabinin used a novel animal model, the prairie vole, to investigate social effects on drinking. Their finding that same-sex peers modulate their drinking to match each other has intriguing implications for the fields of alcohol research as well as research on social relationships. © 2011 by the Research Society on Alcoholism.

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