Metabolic alterations in the anterior cingulate cortex and related cognitive deficits in late adolescent methamphetamine users.


The adolescent brain, with ongoing prefrontal maturation, may be more vulnerable to drug use-related neurotoxic changes as compared to the adult brain. We investigated whether the use of methamphetamine (MA), a highly addictive psychostimulant, during adolescence affect metabolic and cognitive functions of the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC). In adolescent… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/adb.12473


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