Scientists Solve 40-Year Salt Mystery, The Scripps Research Institute And University of North Carolina Reveal

Published: Jan 14, 2014

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Scientists have discovered how the element sodium influences the signaling of a major class of brain cell receptors, known as opioid receptors. The discovery, from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the University of North Carolina (UNC), suggests new therapeutic approaches to a host of brain-related medical conditions.

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