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Addiction Science: From Molecules to Managed Care

Drug Prevention, Addiction Treatment and HIV/AIDS

Priority areas for NIDA

To address the devastating consequences of drug abuse and addiction, NIDA-sponsored research is largely focused on three main areas: Drug Prevention, Addiction Treatment and HIV/AIDS. Prevention research examines a wide range of topics, including the contributions of genetics, environment, and development, as well as the impact of comorbid conditions on susceptibility to drug abuse.

This page was last updated July 2008

Featured Publication

Featured Publication

Drugs, Brains, and Behavior - The Science of Addiction

As a result of scientific research, we know that addiction is a disease that affects both brain and behavior.

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