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Dopamine transporter availability in heroin-dependent subjects and controls: longitudinal changes during abstinence and the effects of Jitai tablets treatment.
|Title||Dopamine transporter availability in heroin-dependent subjects and controls: longitudinal changes during abstinence and the effects of Jitai tablets treatment.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Liu Y, Han M, Liu X, Deng Y, Li Y, Yuan J, Lv R, Wang Y, Zhang G, Gao J|
|Date Published||2013 Nov|
Previous imaging studies have indicated that the levels of the dopamine transporter (DAT) are reduced in the brains of heroin users. However, whether these changes can be reversed by abstinence and/or treatment remains unclear.
|Alternate Journal||Psychopharmacology (Berl.)|