This post was originally published on this siteA rapid and highly sensitive fingerprint test has been developed that can take just seconds to confirm whether someone has used cocaine.
This post was originally published on this siteResearchers are studying if longtime cocaine users could benefit from a psychological technique that might help them quit.
This post was originally published on this siteRats missing a neuroreceptor that controls the release of the neurotransmitter glutamate are less amenable to the rewarding effects of cocaine, increasing their chance of kicking the habit once addicted, researchers find. Their work suggests that the receptor, which protects nerve cells from fatal inundation by excess glutamate,
This post was originally published on this siteConsumption of the synthetic drug MDPV -a powerful psychostimulant known as ‘cannibal drug’- in adolescence, can increase vulnerability of cocaine addiction during adulthood, according to a study carried out with laboratory animals and led by the researchers Elena Escubedo, from the Faculty of Pharmacy and Food Sciences and