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Any research on brain's processes involved in evil actions?

When you put it that way... "...a cerebral circuit of evil..." ...no, that is absolutely ridiculous (no offense). In the human body (and generally in nature) there are only physical and ...
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Nociceptor sensitization and ACh release

Short answer Excessive Acetylcholine (Ach) release seems to be related Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) inducing Ach leakage. CGRP is part of a general inflammatory response, in turn part of the ...
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Does a single brain lobe (e.g. parietal lobe) heat more than others during processing tasks that are related to it?

Short Answer- Yes, brain activity does cause temperature fluctuations in specific area. robust changes in brain temperature could occur in a temperature-stable environment following exposure to ...
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Is there a convention about how it is best for humans to take 5-HTP?

5-HTP is used by physicians a broad usage but recent clinical trials doesn't come up with appropriate general guidelines for its dosage, so, no, as of February 2020, there isn't a convention. Usage ...
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What (if any) are the measurement units for neurotransmitters?

These substances are measured in mass concentration (Example: Dopamine), that is, mass per volume. The standard SI unit for this is mg/ml, but I've also seen ng/ml or other units. This is because ...
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