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Second, acute drug actions impact neuron firing rates during the period of drug exposure. These changes in activity can impact receptor-mediated changes in signal transduction pathways in the affected neuron and thereby influence the occurrence of adaptations (Wolf et al. 2004). , drug could alter inputs to memory circuits). A complete understanding of drug-induced neuroadaptations thus depends on characterization of both acute and chronic drug effects. 3 Studies of Acute and Chronic Drug Effects: Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Electrophysiological Approaches Many studies of acute and chronic effects of cocaine on neuronal activity have employed either slice recording preparations or anesthetized animals.