Dopamine prediction error and human alcohol consumption



Study Overview

The purpose of this study is to find out if PET can detect the release of dopamine from nerve endings into synapses, and how the amount of dopamine released varies with the consumption of alcohol or caffeine.


Study Description

The purpose of this study is to find out if PET can detect the release of dopamine from nerve endings into synapses, and how the amount of dopamine released varies with the consumption of alcohol or caffeine.

Additional Information:

Participants will be paid for their participation.



Research Study Identifier: TX1811
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT1011003783
Principal Investigator: Karmen Yoder


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