Tag: Neuroscience

Can we target opioid abuse with another opioid drug?

Katie Reichard studies how stress changes a population of brain cells involved in processing rewards and making decisions: dopamine neurons. This research helps us develop treatments for mental health disorders associated with chronic stress, including depression, anxiety, and addiction.  

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Neuroscience on a Chip

By Jonathan Cheng March 16, 2011 Computers have undergone a revolution in the past half century — they have gotten faster and can process more information in a shorter amount of time. Now, imagine a revolution like this happening in

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