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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...


WCPG 2013—The Future of Psychiatric Genetics: Part 1
15 November 2013. As the 2013 World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics wound down, a large crowd assembled to hear the third and final plenary panel session of the conference...


WCPG 2013—iPS Cells: Transformative Opportunity With a Way to Go
11 November 2013. Less than a decade ago, Shinya Yamanaka first reported that somatic cells derived from easily accessible skin fibroblasts could be reprogrammed into stem cells...


WCPG 2013—Genetic Links Across Disorders
6 November 2013. Different psychiatric illnesses share genetic roots, and researchers are searching for the genes that increase the risk for several disorders...


WCPG 2013—New Mutations Pop Up in Schizophrenia Genomes
31 October 2013. Several talks at the World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics focused on new mutations and their possible role in schizophrenia...


WCPG 2013—Substantial Genetic Leads Emerge for Schizophrenia
23 October 2013. Over 900 researchers gathered in Boston, Massachusetts, to attend the 21st World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics...


WCPG 2013—The Influence of Genetics on Psychiatric Nosology
23 October 2013. The release of the DSM-5 earlier this year kicked off a round of public debate about how psychiatric disorders should be classified...


OHBM 2013—Human Brain Imagers Convene in Seattle
12 July 2013. About 2,300 neuroscientists from all over the world gathered for the annual meeting of the Organization of Human Brain Mapping...


U Miami-ICOSR Cognition Satellite Meeting 2013: Part 2
9 July 2013. Two speakers at the University of Miami Cognition Meeting examined the role that genetics play in the cognitive impairments of schizophrenia...


U Miami-ICOSR Cognition Satellite Meeting 2013: Part 1
9 July 2013. The University of Miami Cognition Satellite Meeting was held the day before the International Congress on Schizophrenia Research officially kicked off...


ICOSR 2013—The Benefits of BrainCloud
2 July 2013. Four scientists described their application, BrainCloud, a tool for analyzing gene expression and DNA methylation patterns.


ICOSR 2013—The Research Enterprise, as Seen by People With Schizophrenia
25 June 2013. A workshop at the 2013 ICOSR meeting featured the thoughts of a panel of researchers and lay people with schizophrenia on how to improve research on the disorder.

  
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