LA JOLLA, CA – December 9, 2011 – New research by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute has underlined the power of an endogenous anti-stress peptide in the brain to prevent and even reverse some of the cellular effects of acute alcohol and alcohol dependence in animal models. The work could lead to the development of novel drugs to treat alcoholism.
The new study, led by Scripps Research Associate Professor Marisa Roberto and now published online ahead of print by the…Continue
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JUPITER, FL, September 14, 2011 – The Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute has received a multistage cooperative grant to create a national public-private network that will work to combat the nation’s lingering addiction to tobacco.
The new National Institutes of Health (NIH) program will eventually become a broad…Continue
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