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Neuroscientist studies adolescent alcohol exposure

Neuroscientist studies adolescent alcohol exposure

Published Jun 7, 2022

Trevor Towner, whose research addresses behavioral and neural consequences associated with adolescent, binge-level alcohol exposure, won a SUNY GREAT Award this year. Read more

Undergrad studies prenatal methadone exposure

Undergrad studies prenatal methadone exposure

Published May 17, 2021

As an undergrad, Rhea Marfatia orchestrated a study of the long-term effects of prenatal opiate use. That research has now become a line of study in her mentor's lab. Read more

Neuroscientist named Chancellor’s Early-Career Scholar

Neuroscientist named Chancellor’s Early-Career Scholar

Published Mar 9, 2020

Binghamton neuroscientist Florence Varodayan has been named SUNY’s first Chancellor’s Early-Career Scholar. Read more

Parkinson’s treatment could be more effective, student finds

Parkinson’s treatment could be more effective, student finds

Published Jan 3, 2018

Binghamton University senior Lakshmi Hareendran and her colleagues recently uncovered evidence that the current treatment for Parkinson’s disease may not be as effective as it could be. Read more

Training grant advances alcohol research

Training grant advances alcohol research

Published May 16, 2017

A five-year, $1.6 million grant will help Binghamton University train the next generation of alcohol researchers. Read more

Scientist probes addiction at cellular level

Scientist probes addiction at cellular level

Published Mar 20, 2017

Yao-Ying Ma hopes that a more precise understanding of how certain drugs change the brain will help to cure addiction. Read more

NSF fellow studies acute social stress

NSF fellow studies acute social stress

Published Aug 24, 2015

Katherine Frost's research focuses on the brain's reward system. Read more