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physiological psychology

 isa subdivision of biological psychology that studies the neuralmechanisms of perception and behavior through directmanipulation of the brains of nonhuman animal subjects incontrolled experiments.

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September 20th 2021

cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.