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Study proposes a novel approach for developing safer analgesics

Study proposes a novel approach for developing safer analgesics

Massive study identifies 579 genomic locations linked to self-regulating behaviors

Massive study identifies 579 genomic locations linked to self-regulating behaviors

Old habit-controlling neurons may also play a key role in learning new tricks

Old habit-controlling neurons may also play a key role in learning new tricks

Study identifies variants and genes linked to alcohol consumption

Study identifies variants and genes linked to alcohol consumption

Study analyzes the neuronal mechanism of fruit flies in decision making

Study analyzes the neuronal mechanism of fruit flies in decision making

Study unravels genetic markers involved in life’s momentous milestones

Study unravels genetic markers involved in life’s momentous milestones

Developing a portable tool to detect street drug ‘spice’

Developing a portable tool to detect street drug ‘spice’

Unique mini-microscope enables imaging of brain activity in freely moving mice

Unique mini-microscope enables imaging of brain activity in freely moving mice

Many light smokers meet the criteria for nicotine addiction

Many light smokers meet the criteria for nicotine addiction

Researchers describe how drug use change specific brain cells responsible for motivation

Researchers describe how drug use change specific brain cells responsible for motivation

Study shows cocaine use in mice leads to formation of synapses

Study shows cocaine use in mice leads to formation of synapses

Cocaine addiction: Impact of genetic mutations elucidated

Cocaine addiction: Impact of genetic mutations elucidated

Long-term opioid use in back-pain patients leads to production of anti-opioid antibodies

Long-term opioid use in back-pain patients leads to production of anti-opioid antibodies

West Virginia University performs revolutionary Alzheimer's treatment

West Virginia University performs revolutionary Alzheimer's treatment

Substances that target oxytocin receptors can help treat various diseases

Substances that target oxytocin receptors can help treat various diseases

UVA scientists identify oncogene responsible for glioblastoma

UVA scientists identify oncogene responsible for glioblastoma

Less addictive opioid may have the ability to slow progression of osteoarthritis

Less addictive opioid may have the ability to slow progression of osteoarthritis

Brain's response to alcohol varies based on individual preferences, rat study shows

Brain's response to alcohol varies based on individual preferences, rat study shows

Single-nucleus RNA sequencing helps compare transcriptional responses to acute cocaine

Single-nucleus RNA sequencing helps compare transcriptional responses to acute cocaine

New LI383 molecule can help treat opioid-related disorders

New LI383 molecule can help treat opioid-related disorders