From extending lifespan to bolstering the immune system, the drug’s effects are only just beginning to be understood.
March 1, 2018|
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.
November 22, 2017|
An online survey finds that people report feeling most relaxed with a glass of red wine or beer, and most aggressive when drinking spirits.
November 1, 2017|
The Dartmouth College professor uses optogenetics to probe the neurological routes of habitual behavior.
September 26, 2017|
The primatologist had written to the agency that the trial, which involved observing the effects of nicotine addiction in squirrel monkeys, was “cruel and unnecessary.”
September 1, 2017|
Scientists are beginning to unravel the mechanisms behind the therapeutic effects of psychedelic drugs.
January 12, 2017|
A new report summarizes what we know about the impacts of marijuana use, as more states have legalized the drug for both medical and recreational purposes.
September 12, 2016|
Researchers short circuit the urge to consume alcohol in rat models of compulsive drinking by shutting down specific neurons wired to the brain’s reward system.
March 17, 2016|
Aimed at primary care providers, the recommendations encourage non-narcotic alternatives or short-term opioid prescriptions and patient monitoring.
January 1, 2016|
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior University of California, Irvine. Age: 39
November 1, 2015|
How the foods that make us fattest are not that different from heroin and cocaine