Researchers have identified a specific network in the brain that appears to be associated with risk and reward assessment.
A new study reveals LRRK is essential for the survival of dopamine neurons in the brain. The finding may prompt new treatments for Parkinson's disease.
Study identifies a direct dopamine neuron link to circadian rhythm.
Using optogenetics to activate dopamine receptors in the ventral tegmental area could help people regain consciousness following general anesthesia, researchers report.
Activation of a neural circuit can inhibit binge like eating behaviors in mice.
Researchers report that a FDA approved drug to treat leukemia increases dopamine and reduces toxic proteins linked to disease progression in Parkison's and dementia with Lewy bodies.
Researchers have identified the neurochemical signal likely missing in Parkinson's disease.
A new study reports it may be possible to influence alcohol drinking behavior by activating specific neurons.