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New anti-cocaine monoclonal antibody moves forward towards clinical studies in humans

New anti-cocaine monoclonal antibody moves forward towards clinical studies in humans

Cerebellum can be responsible for brain alterations linked to drug addiction, research shows

Cerebellum can be responsible for brain alterations linked to drug addiction, research shows

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

Study shines light on pervasiveness of unsafely stored opioids in homes with children

Study shines light on pervasiveness of unsafely stored opioids in homes with children

New research reveals brain chemistry involved in human bonding

New research reveals brain chemistry involved in human bonding

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

Weak working memory and impulse control pose serious risk for later substance abuse in adolescents

Weak working memory and impulse control pose serious risk for later substance abuse in adolescents

Mice study shows how WAVE1 protein regulates the brain's response to cocaine

Mice study shows how WAVE1 protein regulates the brain's response to cocaine

Neurotrophic factor GDNF regulates dopamine neurons in the brain, research shows

Neurotrophic factor GDNF regulates dopamine neurons in the brain, research shows

Researchers explore role played by nicotine in grouping of nicotinic receptors within the brain

Researchers explore role played by nicotine in grouping of nicotinic receptors within the brain

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

TSRI scientists describe how key molecules in the brain work together to trigger intense anxiety

TSRI scientists describe how key molecules in the brain work together to trigger intense anxiety

Study finds link between depression and initiation of e-cigarette use among college students

Study finds link between depression and initiation of e-cigarette use among college students

High-pressure culture of sports could increase risk of substance addiction among athletes, study finds

High-pressure culture of sports could increase risk of substance addiction among athletes, study finds

Rewards can be effective treatment for alcohol abuse in people with mental illness

Rewards can be effective treatment for alcohol abuse in people with mental illness

Addicted individuals show weaker brain response to anticipating rewards, research finds

Addicted individuals show weaker brain response to anticipating rewards, research finds

Study confirms that cocaine makes users more willing to partake in risky sex

Study confirms that cocaine makes users more willing to partake in risky sex

Study looking for toxicity markers in smokers who replace tobacco for e-cigarettes seeks volunteers

Study looking for toxicity markers in smokers who replace tobacco for e-cigarettes seeks volunteers

Nicotine creates cascade of effects in the brain that get worse over time

Nicotine creates cascade of effects in the brain that get worse over time

Deep brain stimulation can reduce heroin relapse in rat models of addiction, TSRI study shows

Deep brain stimulation can reduce heroin relapse in rat models of addiction, TSRI study shows