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a cross-section of a brain made up of Ritalin tablets.

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.

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.

an exterior view of the Research Institute on Addictions building.

The University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions will present two seminars this month that continue UB’s mission to address Western New York’s ongoing opioid crisis.

Maria Testa, senior research scientist in UB's Research Institute on Addictions.

A two-year, $700,000 grant will help researchers at the UB Research Institute on Addictions develop effective strategies to help prevent sexual assault on college campuses.

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