Brain Reward Pathway and Addiction

Catalog #STO-131

Is “Floratryp” addictive?

Time To Complete Time to complete: Three 40-minute class periods

Is “Floratryp”, a fictitious drug, addictive? Explore the case of a young man who may be addicted to Floratryp.

  • Learn about the role of the brain reward pathway and dopamine in addiction.
  • Compare the effects of sugar, cocaine, and Floratryp on brain dopamine levels and rat lever-pressing behavior.

Limit 1 free sample per customer

Quantity Price
1 - 9$10.82 ea.
10 - 24$10.27 ea.
25 - 1000$9.73 ea.

Each assembled kit contains:

  • Student instructions
  • 1 tube of simulated “Dopamine Indicator”
  • 3 tubes of simulated “Brain Fluid” samples
  • 4 labeled droppers
  • Color chart for Dopamine Concentration
  • Dopamine Test Strip

Also required: Safety goggles

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Refill Your Kit

Brain Reward Pathway and Addiction – Pack of 10 Unassembled Kits

Catalog # STO-131U

Unassembled packs contain materials for 10 kits.

  • All supplies, lab materials, and printed labels
  • Student instructions copy master
  • Easy to follow instructions for kit assembly
Quantity Price
1 - 9$81.11 ea.
10 - 1000$77.06 ea.

Brain Reward Pathway and Addiction – 10 Kit Refill Pack

Catalog # STO-131R

Refill packs contain materials to replace consumable supplies for 10 kits.

Quantity Price
1 - 9$29.20 ea.
10 - 1000$27.74 ea.

Teacher Testimonial

I thought they were excellent- good follow through questions! I use them as introductory lead-ins.

- High School biology teacher (OK)

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