Dr. Samuel Turton is postdoctoral researcher.
His research focusses on the use of PET and fMRI imaging to investigate opioid neurotransmission and reward processing addiction.
et al., 2021, Acute acetate administration increases endogenous opioid levels in the human brain: A [C-11]carfentanil molecular imaging study, Journal of Psychopharmacology, Vol:35, ISSN:0269-8811, Pages:606-610
Turton S, Lingford-Hughes A, 2020, Neurobiology and principles of addiction and tolerance, Medicine (united Kingdom), Vol:48, ISSN:1357-3039, Pages:749-753
et al., 2020, Blunted endogenous opioid release following an oral dexamphetamine challenge in abstinent alcohol dependent individuals, Molecular Psychiatry, Vol:25, ISSN:1359-4184, Pages:1749-1758
et al., 2020, Serotonin release measured in the human brain: A PET study with [11C]CIMBI-36 and d-amphetamine challenge, Neuropsychopharmacology, Vol:45, ISSN:0893-133X, Pages:804-810