Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol Addiction

Large Gene Expression Study Sheds Light on Causal Factors in Five Brain Disorders
Researchers studying gene expression in cerebral cortex tissue sampled from postmortem brains have identified patterns of shared and distinct gene... Read More
Muscle Relaxant May Help in Treating Some Aspects of Alcohol Dependence in Anxious People
The muscle-relaxant drug Baclofen has been suggested as a potential drug therapy for alcohol-use disorder , but previous clinical studies... Read More
In Alcoholic Men, Gene Activity in Two Key Brain Regions Resembles that Seen in Infant Brains
According to new research reported March 15 in the journal Scientific Reports , certain patterns of gene activity in the... Read More
Brain imaging helps predict alcohol use
Neuroimaging data can improve the performance of a model that aims to predict if a child will begin moderate to... Read More
A new method of capturing and analyzing images of the brain, described June 16 in the journal Cell , lets... Read More