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Roh-Yu Shen, senior research scientist, Research Institute on Addictions.
7/7/17

One of the many negative consequences when fetuses are exposed to alcohol in the womb is an increased risk for drug addiction later in life. Neuroscientists in UB'sResearch Institute on Addictions are discovering why.

Rina Das Eiden in her office.
6/6/17

Rina Das Eiden, senior research scientist in UB’s Research Institute on Addictions, has been named chair of the Psychosocial Development, Risk and Prevention Study Section in the NIH’s Center for Scientific Review.

a cross-section of a brain made up of Ritalin tablets.
5/15/17

New research from UB's Research Institute on Addictions that explored the potential side effects of the stimulant drug Ritalin on those without ADHD showed changes in brain chemistry associated with risk-taking behavior, sleep disruption and other undesirable effects.

Exterior view of UB's Research Institute on Addictions building.
4/18/17

UB's Research Institute on Addiction will host its second Student Research in Addiction Sciences Open House April 21 to highlight the collaborative addictions research work conducted at UB.

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