Scientists edit addiction memories with ketamine to treat alcoholism

Posted in Highlights from UCL, Medicine on 27th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

An incredible new experimental study from University College London has found a specifically timed infusion of ketamine can effectively rewrite reward memories

Doctors May Have Found a New Use for Ketamine

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

Ketamine has emerged as a promising therapeutic drug.

Ketamine has 'truly remarkable' effect on depression

Posted in Science on 27th Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

After six months, 43% of the subjects said they had no significant symptoms of depression

Ketamine component produces improvement in resistant depression within 2 hours

Posted in Medicine on 10th Sep, 2016
by Alex Muller

Esketamine, component of the general anesthetic ketamine, shows rapid and significant improvement in depressive patients.

First 'gold-standard' trial of ketamine's anti-depressant effects launched

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

Clinical trial in Australia and New Zealand will compare response to multiple doses of the drug with placebo.