Commentary| Volume 65, ISSUE 9, P725-727, May 01, 2009

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Primary Process Affects and Brain Oxytocin

  • Jaak Panksepp
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    Department of VCAPP, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
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      Fascinating findings about intranasal oxytocin effects in humans continue to emerge. Periodically, we should take stock of the overall meaning of these findings and seek new connections to therapeutic issues. Indeed, thoughtful integration with the full spectrum of animal research findings may help bring greater order to the diverse findings being harvested in humans.
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