TSRI Scientists Show Deep Brain Stimulation Blocks Heroin Relapse in Rats

Newswise imageScientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found that deep brain stimulation (DBS) can greatly reduce the compulsion to use heroin in standard rat models of addiction.

from Newswise Feature Channel: Addiction http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/668711/?sc=c125

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