Study demonstrates neurological basis for alcohol addiction

Madely Health Headlines Commentary for September 3, 2015



Neuron responsible for alcoholism identified


  1. J. Wang, Y. Cheng, X. Wang, E. Roltsch Hellard, T. Ma, H. Gil, S. Ben Hamida, D. Ron. Alcohol Elicits Functional and Structural Plasticity Selectively in Dopamine D1 Receptor-Expressing Neurons of the Dorsomedial Striatum. Journal of Neuroscience, 2015; 35 (33): 11634 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0003-15.2015