Brain Mapping

Is Reducing Cocaine Addiction A Valid Reason to Map the Brain?

Is Reducing Cocaine Addiction A Valid Reason to Map the Brain?
Could drug addiction treatment of the future be as simple as an on/off switch in the brain? A study in rats has found that stimulating a key part of the brain reduces compulsive cocaine-seeking and suggests the possibility of changing addictive behavior generally.
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Do You Want Your Brain Mapped?

Do You Want Your Brain Mapped?
President Barack Obama on Tuesday asked Congress to spend $100 million next year on a new project to map the human brain in hopes of eventually finding cures for disorders like Alzheimer's, epilepsy and traumatic injuries.
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