Introduction and Summary to the Special Issue ???Advances in the Neurobiological Basis of Inhalant Abuse???
Author(s): John J Woodward and Silvia L Cruz
This special issue of the Journal of Drug and Alcohol Research contains a series of papers originally presented at the 4th Meeting of the International Drug Abuse Research Society (IDARS) held in Mexico City April 15–19, 2013. Over 100 specialists from 15 different countries attended this conference, organized to promote research and collaboration of scientists around the world in the area of substances of abuse and addiction. The 2013 program covered relevant neuropharmacological, neurobehavioral, and neurochemical findings pertaining to the effects of commonly abused drugs in twelve plenary symposia and two poster sessions.