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October 30, 2014

Study Identifies Potential Treatment Target for Cocaine Addiction

Small change in receptor subunit reduces cocaine seeking in an animal model of addiction

A study led by investigators from Massachusetts General Hospital and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has identified a potential target for therapies to treat cocaine addiction.  Read more ...

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Current Issue: Spring 2014

Researchers in the rapidly expanding research field of microbiomics have shown that the human body is home to an entire ecosystem of bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other microbes. What's more, these microbes play an important role in regulating many of our physiological processes.

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