Marco Leyton

Even among non-dependent cocaine users, cues associated with consumption of the drug lead to dopamine release in an area of the brain thought to promote compulsive use, according to researchers at McGill University.

The findings, published in Scientific Reports, suggest that people who consider themselves recreational users could be further along the road to addiction than they might have realized.

Classified as: Marco Leyton, cocaine, Recreational cocaine use, dopamine
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Published on: 23 May 2017

It is our pleasure to announce a new Graduate Program Director, Dr. Naguib Mechawar!

Classified as: graduate program, Marco Leyton, Naguib Mechawar
Published on: 5 Mar 2013