Novel Vaccines against Morphine Heroin

Salazar-Juárez, A., Barbosa Méndez, S., Feregrino Alonso, M., Hernández Miramontes, R., Ramos Ochoa, E., Bonilla Reyes, E., Jacinto Gutierrez, S., Pentel, P., & Antón, B. (2013). Novel vaccines against morphine heroin. SALUD MENTAL, 36(3), 219-227. doi:


Drug addiction is one of the most important health problems worldwide. This pathology results in the death of about 500,000 individuals annually around the globe. Despite this scenario, the development of effective drug therapies against this disease has been slow and not very successful. In recent years, new alternative pharmacological strategies against drug addiction have been designed and validated.