The project is the first to use two types of advanced brain imaging techniques to strengthen evidence that reward receptors in the brain are tied to addiction.
The study looked at chronic use of anticholinergic drugs by older adults. The drugs can include certain antihistamines and nighttime cold medicines.
Historically, women have been understudied when it comes to suicide risk and biology, according to Dr. Alexander Niculescu at the IU School of Medicine.
About one in 110 babies born in Indiana will deal with some sort of heart defect.
The two-year, $200,000 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will be supplemented by funding from the IU School of Medicine.
The Indiana University School of Medicine is leading a three-year, $30 million concussion study sponsored by the NCAA and U.S. Department of Defense.
Four proposals were submitted for the new medical school location, but officials say Evansville was the overwhelming favorite.
Butyl-benzyl-phthalate (BBP) is common in everything from vinyl flooring to fake leather.
The test could be especially useful for children of families with a history of the disease.
Medical experts say studies show an Indianapolis smoking ban is likely to have an effect for both smokers and non-smokers.