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The Laboratory conducts a range of studies related to the metabolism and effects of docohexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid. DHA promotes the accumulation of phosphatidylserine (PS), which prevents neuronal cell death....

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People drink to socialize, celebrate, and relax.  Alcohol often has a strong effect on people – and throughout history, we’ve struggled to understand and manage alcohol’s power.  Why does alcohol cause us to act and feel differently?  How much is...

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Reza Momenan, PhD, Acting Chief
Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging, LCTS

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institutes of Health
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Neuroimmune Mechanisms Contributing to Addiction Neurobiology
- Brain Function and Alcohol Use Disorders

September 2, 2014
8:30am - 2:30pm
National Institute...

Advisory Council Minutes

NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ALCOHOL ABUSE AND ALCOHOLISM
AND THE NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL ON DRUG ABUSE

 


The National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and...

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National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism's
Mark Keller Honorary Lecture Series

 

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Women’s drinking patterns are different from men’s – especially when it comes to how much and how often they drink.  Women’s bodies also react differently to alcohol than men’s bodies. That means women face particular health risks from alcohol....

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