Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic mental health disorder that causes people to think, feel and perceive the world differently to the general population. It is characterized by episodes of psychosis, usually with hallucinations or delusions.

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Assigning patients to five well defined subgroups of psychoses

Assigning patients to five well defined subgroups of psychoses

Understanding how juvenile social isolation might shape long term behavioral outcomes

Understanding how juvenile social isolation might shape long term behavioral outcomes

Brain activity can reveal empathy

Brain activity can reveal empathy

Research shows how Ebola virus interacts with human lipids

Research shows how Ebola virus interacts with human lipids

Researchers identify key modifier in large genetic deletion linked to neurodevelopmental disorders

Researchers identify key modifier in large genetic deletion linked to neurodevelopmental disorders

Scientists unravel mechanisms that lead to ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia

Scientists unravel mechanisms that lead to ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia

Improving ability to predict autism risk with few drops of blood

Improving ability to predict autism risk with few drops of blood

New study provides clear picture of brain abnormalities associated with schizophrenia

New study provides clear picture of brain abnormalities associated with schizophrenia

Study sheds new light on genetic relationship between three mood disorders

Study sheds new light on genetic relationship between three mood disorders

People with ASD have cellular abnormality that impairs myelin production, study reveals

People with ASD have cellular abnormality that impairs myelin production, study reveals

Flickering light triggers the brain to release signaling chemicals that may help fight Alzheimer's

Flickering light triggers the brain to release signaling chemicals that may help fight Alzheimer's

Brain imaging has limited applicability in evaluating defendant's sanity

Brain imaging has limited applicability in evaluating defendant's sanity

Safer and more affordable medicine for all? How Pharmacogenomics may level the playing field

Safer and more affordable medicine for all? How Pharmacogenomics may level the playing field

Researchers examine abnormal neuron activity in Rett syndrome

Researchers examine abnormal neuron activity in Rett syndrome

Study offers significant promise for treating an aspect of schizophrenia

Study offers significant promise for treating an aspect of schizophrenia

Study: Non-medical cannabis use is more common in adults suffering from pain

Study: Non-medical cannabis use is more common in adults suffering from pain

FDA-approved medication for opioid addiction is increasing except in the youngest group

FDA-approved medication for opioid addiction is increasing except in the youngest group

Researchers use new eye movement test to study brain aging effects

Researchers use new eye movement test to study brain aging effects

Protein SV2A levels could explain poor neuronal connections in schizophrenia

Protein SV2A levels could explain poor neuronal connections in schizophrenia

Overactivation of neuroimmune gene leads to schizophrenia-like changes in mice

Overactivation of neuroimmune gene leads to schizophrenia-like changes in mice