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Consciousness: how the brain chemical 'dopamine' plays a key role – new research

By Barbara Jacquelyn Sahakian, Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology, University of Cambridge
Christelle Langley, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
Emmanuel A Stamatakis, Lead, Cognition and Consciousness Imaging Group, Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge
Lennart Spindler, PhD Candidate of Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
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Drugs which act through the brain chemical dopamine may one day help restore consciousness in people who have lost it.


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