In diseases ranging from Alzheimer’s to influenza, OMRF scientists are trying to understand the role that sex plays.
April The headline in The Washington Post said it all: “A young couple died of overdose, police say. Their baby died of starvation days later.” The article that followed recounted a tragic story. It was specific to a community 60 miles outside Pittsburgh, and to a young family who lost their lives. But it also […]
Findings from OMRF could clarify a lingering mystery about chemical changes in the brain that occur during stress-induced drug abuse relapse of methamphetamine and cocaine.
Research will focus on the brain’s reward pathways that respond to opioids.
The National Institutes of Health has awarded the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation $480,000 for research on dopamine’s role in Alzheimer’s disease.
For years, the terms “Alzheimer’s” and “dementia” have been used interchangeably. But the difference between them is important.