Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic debilitating disorder which affects more than two million Americans, and millions more worldwide. While significant progress has been made in understanding the disease and developing treatments, there remains a significant unmet medical need. More than 50% of patients switch their medication in a given year due to either poor response or the experience of adverse events.
Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic mental health disorder that causes people to think, feel and perceive the world differently from the general population.

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UC Riverside professor receives NIH grant for neurodevelopmental disorder study

UC Riverside professor receives NIH grant for neurodevelopmental disorder study

Neuroscientists uncover surprising role of glia in regulating neuronal responses in the brain

Neuroscientists uncover surprising role of glia in regulating neuronal responses in the brain

Gender differences explored: Cardiovascular health variances in women's lifespan

Gender differences explored: Cardiovascular health variances in women's lifespan

Study reveals how long COVID can affect brain function through vascular disruption

Study reveals how long COVID can affect brain function through vascular disruption

Decoding how bats distinguish sounds for navigation and communication

Decoding how bats distinguish sounds for navigation and communication

Largest genetic study on circulating retinol reveals new insights into its impact on health

Largest genetic study on circulating retinol reveals new insights into its impact on health

Scientists uncover brain mechanisms for social memory recall in mice

Scientists uncover brain mechanisms for social memory recall in mice

Novel genetic associations with anxiety unveiled in comprehensive study of over 1.2 million people

Novel genetic associations with anxiety unveiled in comprehensive study of over 1.2 million people

IU researchers develop a breakthrough new blood test for schizophrenia

IU researchers develop a breakthrough new blood test for schizophrenia

Machine learning tool reads brain scans for early signs of psychosis

Machine learning tool reads brain scans for early signs of psychosis

Study shows distinct patterns of brain connectivity between pre-term and term babies

Study shows distinct patterns of brain connectivity between pre-term and term babies

Study advances search for a blood test to identify disease-associated changes in the brain

Study advances search for a blood test to identify disease-associated changes in the brain

Parental traits offer new clues to predicting neurodevelopmental disorders in children

Parental traits offer new clues to predicting neurodevelopmental disorders in children

The relationship between psychiatric disorders and known genetic risks of dementia

The relationship between psychiatric disorders and known genetic risks of dementia

Teenage bullying linked to lower brain glutamate, early psychosis symptoms

Teenage bullying linked to lower brain glutamate, early psychosis symptoms

Pioneering repository aims to raise visibility and awareness about people with mental illnesses

Pioneering repository aims to raise visibility and awareness about people with mental illnesses

Study identifies plasma markers linked to mental health in young adults

Study identifies plasma markers linked to mental health in young adults

Functional, nonepileptic seizures linked to higher death rate than expected

Functional, nonepileptic seizures linked to higher death rate than expected

Can yoga improve your prostate health?

Can yoga improve your prostate health?

Exploring the impact of probiotics on preventing weight gain from psychiatric medication

Exploring the impact of probiotics on preventing weight gain from psychiatric medication