Quantcast

Latest Kappa Opioid receptor Stories

2011-08-10 22:41:10

Researchers studying mice are getting closer to understanding how stress affects mood and motivation for drugs.

2011-08-10 22:36:37

Stressful experiences increase addictive drug consumption and can precipitate bouts of anxiety or depression in vulnerable people.

2011-03-30 07:00:00

SHELTON, Conn., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cara Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the appointment of James B. Jones, M.D., Pharm.D., to the position of Chief Medical Officer. In this role, Dr.

2010-07-01 14:15:00

STAMFORD, Conn., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Purdue Pharma L.P. announced today that the U.S.

2010-05-18 14:32:19

A genetic variant of a receptor in the brain's reward circuitry plays an important role in determining whether the neurotransmitter dopamine is released in the brain following alcohol intake.

2009-10-30 17:21:08

Effect is on pathways that regulate serotonin and can lead to low mood.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
Related