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Shedding Light on Disease: A Briefing for Journalists

A two-hour Webcast on leading edge disease research, exclusively for working journalists. Hear directly from scientists at Brookhaven's National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS), who are using advanced imaging technologies in order to identify and...
22-Oct-2003 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Nanoscience Briefing: Small Is Next Big Thing

A two-hour media briefing on leading edge nanoscience research, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, exclusively for working journalists. Hear directly from nanoscientists about research with minuscule...
29-Oct-2002 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Provides Clues to Obesity, Overeating

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21-Jun-2002 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Food-Addiction Link Found

Scientists have found that the mere display of food causes a significant elevation in brain dopamine, a neurotransmitter associated with feelings of pleasure and reward. This activation is distinct from the role the brain chemical plays when people...
21-May-2002 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Epilepsy Drug May Treat Addiction

A study in rats at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory shows that topiramate, currently used for the treatment of epilepsy, can block nicotine-triggered changes in brain chemistry, and may have potential for treating...
9-Nov-2001 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Brain Chemistry and Addiction, AIDS, and ADHD

A two-hour media briefing on leading edge research in brain chemistry and neuroimaging, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, exclusively for working journalists. Hear directly from researchers who are...
4-Jul-2001 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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