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October 16, 2009
Chicago, Illinois


NIDA's Neuroscience Consortium organized the 8th annual Frontiers in Addiction Research Mini-Convention held at the 2009 Society for Neuroscience Meeting, October 16, 2009 in Chicago, IL.

Presentations included:

  • Non-Cannabinoid Receptor-Mediated Actions of Endo-Cannabinoids
    Ken Mackie, Mary Abood,  Daniele Piomelli,  Ken Hargreaves
  • Delayed Neurobiological Plasticity in Drug Abuse and Chronic Pain
    Julie Blendy, Bruce Hope, David Borsook, Michel Barrot
  • Epigenetics, Central Nervous System Function and Disease
    Nathaniel Heintz, Paul J. Kenney, Li-Huei Tsai
  • Neurotrophic Factors and Drug Addiction
    Mart Saarma, Yavin Shaham, David W. Self, Jacqueline F. McGinty