PET helps pinpoint effect of brain training on dopamine receptors

02/8/2009 | PhysOrg.com

Swedish researchers using PET scans found that active training of the working memory causes a change in the number of dopamine D1 receptors in the cortex. The findings could help in the development of treatments for cognitive disorders, including those related to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, stroke and chronic fatigue syndrome.

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