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Kratom Studied as Opiate Suppressor

Dr. Christopher McCurdy discusses the research he is working on thanks to a COBRE-funded study on Kratom, a natural product that shows promise as an opiate suppressor. Research reported in this release was supported by the NIH’s NIGMS IDeA program under award number P20GM104932 and by the NIDA under award number R01DA023205. The content isRead the story …

New Hope for Addicts

OXFORD, Miss. – It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to quickly grasp what a University of Mississippi professor’s research could mean to the millions of people addicted to hardcore narcotics such as heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine and morphine. School of Pharmacy faculty member Christopher R. McCurdy has made it his mission to find and develop compoundsRead the story …