Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain
  • Author : Ashok K. Singh
  • Release Date : 01 October 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 364
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128198919

Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain Book Summary

Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain addresses addiction related problems, reviewing both mechanisms and withdrawal systems surrounding alcohol addiction. Chapters discuss mechanisms of rewarding, aversive effects, alcohol’s interaction with other drugs (and ensuing adverse consequences), and current and novel treatments. Lastly, the reader is provided with examples of an experimental study that describes the possible protective effects of gold nanoparticles against alcohol addiction in rats subjected to alcohol self-administration. Provides an exhaustive overview of neurobiology of alcohol addiction, including significant recent advances Discusses the mechanisms underlying the adverse effects of alcohol-drug mixtures Includes recent experimental studies on gold nanoparticles

Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain

Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain

Author : Ashok K. Singh
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Neurobiology of Alcohol and the Brain addresses addiction related problems, reviewing both mechanisms and withdrawal systems surrounding alcohol addiction. Chapters discuss mechanisms of rewarding, aversive effects, alcohol’s interaction with other drugs (and ensuing adverse consequences), and current and novel treatments. Lastly, the reader is provided with examples of an ...

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