The Methamphetamine Abuse Research Center (MARC) at OHSU and the Portland VA Medical Center is a new NIDA center approaching drug research at all these levels, in a truly translational context. See our research
Studying addiction at its many levelsMethamphetamine abuse affects the human organism at many levels: brain, body, thoughts, genes... Our research allows deeper understanding of why and how methamphetamine addiction develops. Therefore treating and preventing addiction is possible.
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Use our interactive exhibit to explore how meth abuse affects humans.