Latest Dopamine Stories
Scientists have identified the biological pathway that explains Gaucher disease (GD) patients' higher risk for developing Parkinson's disease (PD).
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides a noninvasive way to measure iron levels in the brains of people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
The human ability to locate and avoid objects in their peripheral field of vision with little more than a sideways glace could also be present in monkeys.
Impulsive monkeys were more likely to accept delayed gratification after being given a dose of methylphenidate, the active ingredient of the drug Ritalin, according to new research.
An organic compound that is often emitted by fungi has been found to cause symptoms of Parkinson’s disease in fruit flies, and could be linked to the neurodegenerative condition in humans, according to a new study.
Researchers at the University of British Columbia have identified brain processes that may be linked to compulsive gambling and they did so by creating an interesting and inventive study tool: a rat casino.
Good food triggers dopamine release in the brain. This leads to a feeling of happiness that researchers say can lower blood pressure.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.