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RAISE Study Supports Value of Early, Coordinated Schizophrenia Care
11 March 2015. Comprehensive early treatment and support can improve some outcomes in people with schizophrenia...

SfN 2014—Redox Dysregulation in Schizophrenia
13 January 2015. Data suggest that redox dysregulation interacts with glutamatergic dysfunction and neuroinflammation to cause cognitive and affective symptoms of schizophrenia...

SfN 2014—Glutamatergic Abnormalities Poster Tour
9 January 2015. The glutamate hypothesis of schizophrenia continues to be one of the field's most researched...

SfN 2014—Biomarkers in Psychotic Disorders
9 December 2014. Participants at SfN heard the latest EEG and MRI studies, along with a smattering of cellular research, in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder...

PIP 2014—Pharmacogenetics in Psychiatry
8 December 2014. This meeting included four sessions, with 12 oral presentations delivered on current topics of interest in the field, followed by a poster session...

SfN 2014—Failure to Replicate Goes Under the Microscope
2 December 2014. Scientists at the 2014 Society for Neuroscience meeting discussed the lack of reproducibility of research studies...

WCPG 2014—Movement on MHC and Schizophrenia Risk
31 October 2014. The strongest and most replicable genetic signal for schizophrenia emanates from a region of chromosome 6...

WCPG 2014—Phenotypes and Families in Mind
30 October 2014. Rare variants revealed by sequencing have compelled researchers to get “back to basics” by analyzing family pedigrees...

WCPG 2014—Smoothing the Way to the Clinic
24 October 2014. Even as researchers gain traction on the genes involved in schizophrenia, turning these discoveries into clinically actionable information faces plenty of challenges...

WCPG 2014—Stem Cells Gather Steam
17 October 2014. A session devoted to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) for modeling neuropsychiatric disease marked "a new era in psychiatric genetics,"...

WCPG 2014—Genomics Smorgasbord: Varied Samplings for Schizophrenia
16 October 2014. The 25th annual World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics got underway in Copenhagen, Denmark, on October 11...

SIRS 2014—Connecting Clinical and Preclinical Research
22 August 2014. The April 7 SIRS 2014 plenary session focused on three aspects of schizophrenia symptoms: psychosis, motivation, and social cognition...

SIRS 2014—Associative Striatum Linked to Prodromal Psychosis
7 August 2014. Researchers took a fresh look at the dopamine hypothesis of schizophrenia in an afternoon SIRS session...

SIRS 2014—Boosting Dopamine D1 Receptor Activity
8 July 2014. A SIRS 2014 session titled put the dopamine D1 receptor in the spotlight...

SIRS 2014—Schizophren‐omics: Part 2
7 July 2014. The audience at the Schizophrenia International Research Society meeting returned for round two of the April 6, 2014, opening plenary session...

SIRS 2014—Schizophren‐omics: Part 1
7 July 2014. Genomics, connectomics, proteomics, methylomics, transcriptomics—"There are many -omics that are now in our scientific dictionary," said moderator Lynn DeLisi...

SIRS 2014—Reports From Schizophrenia Clinical Drug Trials
3 June 2014. Several sessions at the SIRS 2014 meeting discussed data from clinical trials testing novel antipsychotics and a variety of other drugs...

SIRS 2014—Refining Schizophrenia Clinical Drug Trials
2 June 2014. Speakers from academia and industry discussed lessons learned from past failed clinical trials and ways to improve those of the future...

SIRS 2014—Epidemiology Digs Deeper Into the Infection-Psychosis Link
13 May 2014. The immune system is again gaining attention in the etiology of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders...

NYAS Meeting Suggests Progress in Schizophrenia, Depression Biomarkers
6 May 2014. Psychiatric illnesses exert one of the greatest health burdens in developed countries, and most drug therapies for these disorders are based on discoveries made decades ago...

SfN 2013—Interneuron Dysfunction Poster Tour
28 January 2014. A large number of posters at the Neuroscience 2013 meeting explored the role of GABA neuron dysfunction in the impaired oscillations and cognitive deficits of schizophrenia...

SfN 2013—New Tools for Rational Drug Design
28 January 2014. Bryan Roth of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, gave a special lecture titled, “How Synthetic and Chemical Biology Will Transform Neuroscience”...

SfN 2013—Schizophrenia Grab Bag
3 December 2013. The morning of Monday, November 11, brought one of the few 2013 Society for Neuroscience meeting symposia dedicated to schizophrenia...

SfN 2013—Different Roads to Dopamine Dysfunction in Schizophrenia
27 November 2013. Dopamine neurons command the attention of a large swath of neuroscientists, and many of them have an ongoing interest in the role of dopamine in schizophrenia...

WCPG 2013—The Future of Psychiatric Genetics: Part 2
19 November 2013. The second half of the final plenary panel discussion focused on the next steps needed for biological follow-up and clinical translation of the existing genetic data...

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