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Neurobiology of Diseases & Aging

Articles on Neurobiology of diseases and aging. Major topics include dementia, peripheral neuropathy, depression, anxiety, Parkinson’s disease, addiction, memory loss, etc.

Neurobiology of Diseases & Aging Articles

Brain Protein Linked To Alcoholism And Anxiety
Researchers have discoveredthat a protein found in the brain is genetically linked to alcoholismand anxiety.

Date: 6 Sep 2006, Rating: 4.50

Behavioral Neurobiology of Alcohol Addiction: Recent Advances and Challenges
This review has focused on neurochemical systems and brain circuits that are relevant for alcohol addiction from the perspective of motivation and reinforcement.

Date: 15 Jul 2006, Rating: 7.71, 10 pages

Neurobiology of addiction and implications for treatment
The paper describes some interesting new findings that are likely to inform advances in treatment of addiction.

Date: 15 Jul 2006, Rating: 4.50, 8 pages

Recent Advances in the Neurobiology of Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a relatively common, chronic, and frequently devastating neuropsychiatric disorder, affecting about one percent of the world’s general population...

Date: 15 Jul 2006, Rating: 4.98, 13 pages

Actions of Caffeine in the Brain with Special Reference to Factors That Contribute to Its Widespread Use
In this review the authors discuss the evidence regarding caffeine and dependence in light of increasing knowledge regarding the actions of caffeine on specific neuronal brain substrates.

Date: 17 Nov 2006, Rating: 3.93, 16 pages

When The Brain, Not The Ears, Goes Hard Of Hearing
An older person whose ears are in fine shape may have trouble hearing because of an aging brain, scientists found.

Date: 3 Aug 2006, Rating: 5.50

The Ratchet Ride to the Ravine or How Not to Cure your Acrophobia
A personal story that may have scientific implications.

Date: 16 Jun 2006, Rating: 2.00