Scientists at the University at Buffalo’s Research
Institute on Addictions are studying chronic stress and depression,
with a focus on endocannabinoids, which are brain chemicals similar
to substances in marijuana.
Norma Jean Nowak, PhD, a renowned research scientist, educator,
collaborator and entrepreneur, has been named executive director of
the University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of
Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences (CBLS).