MnDRIVE research identified a cell group in the brain connected to morphine relapse. Stimulating that part of the brain through optogenetics and antibiotics prevented relapse in mice, which provides researchers with a target for new therapies to treat drug addiction.
Health Talk: Research Finds Target for Preventing Relapse in Opioid Addiction
Created on February 1, 2016. Last modified on May 21, 2018.