Latest Dopamine receptor Stories

2011-08-31 12:44:08

Our data indicate that the brain becomes hypersensitive to rewards when this co-signaling of glutamate and dopamine does not function.

2011-03-14 13:43:25

Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory, Stony Brook University, and collaborators have demonstrated the efficacy of a "wearable," portable PET scanner they've developed for rats.

2010-11-22 07:56:24

A recent study finds a gene linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) leads to daydreaming.

2010-11-16 19:37:15

Neuroscientists at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) say brain scans show that a gene nominally linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) leads to increased interference by brain regions associated with mind wandering during mental tasks.

2010-10-22 10:09:16

The first experimental evidence to directly support the idea that genetic differences make some people more susceptible to the addictive effects of alcohol and other drugs was provided in this study.

2010-10-21 13:06:25

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have succeeded in creating a model of the way the brain releases dopamine, an important chemical involved in transmitting signals between nerve cells.

2010-07-26 15:15:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2010-04-13 15:15:00

SAN DIEGO, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.

2009-11-25 15:09:26

Finding may provide new insights into the neurological basis of ADHD, learning deficits, and more.

2009-09-09 08:59:18

Low levels of dopamine markers may underlie symptoms; implications for treatment.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.