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Modeling methamphetamine use disorder and relapse in animals: Short- and long-term epigenetic, transcriptional., and biochemical consequences in the rat brain

Reviews To Read – January 2024. Published in Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews by Khalid Elhadi, Atul P. Daiwile, and Jean Lud Cadet of the NIDA IRP Molecular Neuropsychiatry Research Section. Methamphetamine use disorder (MUD) is very widespread in the world because methamphetamine is easy to make and cheap to buy. Heavy users usually take the drug… [Read More]

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Brain Functional Connectome Defines a Transdiagnostic Dimension Shared by Cognitive Function and Psychopathology in Preadolescents

Featured Paper of the Month – March 2024
Published in Biological Psychiatry by Xiang Xiao and Yihong Yang,  et al. of the NIDA IRP Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy Section.

Cognitive function and general psychopathology are two important classes of human behavior dimensions that are individually related to mental disorders across diagnostic categories. However, whether these two transdiagnostic dimensions are linked to common or distinct brain networks that convey resilience or risk for the development of psychiatric disorders remains unclear.

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