Researchers discovered cocaine causes cells within the nucleus accumbens to boost the production of two specific proteins linked to addition and learning. Understanding addiction on a molecular level could lead to future developments for new treatments.
Researchers have devised a way to create snapshots of gene expression in neurons based on their connections.
Decided to cut back on sugary treats? A new article considers why it might not be such a sweet idea for all.
Researchers identify neural circuitry responsible for fear and reward learning in mice.