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Activation of dopaminergic neurons makes humans social: Study

Activation of dopaminergic neurons makes humans social: Study

A study found that the activation of certain neurons responsible for the release of pleasure molecule, dopamine, motivates humans for social interaction. The researchers tracked the neurons activity by teaching a mouse to open a door to contact another mouse on the other side. The study found a spike in neurons activity after the mouse opened the door..

science 2021-12-07 Inshorts