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Kicking Cocaine Addiction With A One-Two Punch
2012-08-09 10:56:41

Researchers from Scripps Research Institute recently revealed that a two-drug combination could possibly help those battling cocaine addiction.

2012-07-30 06:27:03

Cocaine is presently the most abused major stimulant drug in America. It has also become the drug most frequently involved in emergency department visits.

2012-07-27 10:59:49

Researchers from the University of Kentucky have designed and discovered a series of highly efficient enzymes that effectively metabolize cocaine.

Bath Salts Compared To Cocaine In New Study
2012-07-24 10:13:59

According to a new study, the effects on the brain’s reward circuits of the drug mephedrone are comparable to those of cocaine.

2012-07-11 13:46:42

Stanford University School of Medicine scientists have laid bare a novel molecular mechanism responsible for the most important symptom of major depression: anhedonia, the loss of the ability to experience pleasure.

2012-06-25 10:55:40

Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have zeroed in on a set of neurons in the part of the brain that controls hunger, and found that these neurons are not only associated with overeating, but also linked to non-food associated behaviors, like novelty-seeking and drug addiction.

2012-06-18 23:31:12

A single-dose vaccine capable of providing immunity against the effects of cocaine offers a novel and groundbreaking strategy for treating cocaine addiction is described in an article published Instant Online in Human Gene Therapy.

2012-06-11 21:25:24

Addicts unable to kick a cocaine habit could one day be vaccinated against cocaine and see proof with a molecular imaging technique that shows how the vaccine prompts antibodies to whisk away the drug before it can reach the brain.

2012-06-06 21:42:30

Alkaloids constitute a very large group of natural nitrogen-containing compounds with diverse effects on the human organism.


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