Striatal and Extrastriatal Dopamine Transporter Availability in Schizophrenia and Its Clinical Correlates: A Voxel-Based and High-Resolution PET Study.
Feb 23 2017
Author: Anissa Abi-Dargham
Comment: The study by Artiges and colleagues is intriguing: It contradicts many other studies that do not find an increase in DAT in schizophrenia, as described by the authors. In order to better evaluate the...
Feb 20 2017
Author: Vinay Parikh
Comment: This elegant study provides a new biological framework to treat the negative and cognitive symptoms of schizophrenia that are known to be associated with the dysfunction of the prefrontal cortex. All...
Feb 13 2017
Author: Richard Noll
Comment: I would enthusiastically suggest Tanya Luhrmann's recent edited volume (Our Most Troubling Madness) for a superb ethnographic view of people with schizophrenia.
Jan 24 2017
Author: Angelica Ronald
Comment: Thank you to everyone for these very helpful and diverse suggestions! Much appreciated!
Jan 16 2017
Author: Sohee Park
Comment: I teach an undergraduate course on schizophrenia every year. I use all journal articles except for the first four chapters from the classic Gottesman book on Day 1. If you are interested in the...
Jan 16 2017
Author: Alexandra Pentaraki
Comment: I recommend the following book and paper, as the book provides a very good overview of the neuropsychology of schizophrenia, while the paper is a family study of Theory of Mind in schizophrenia. 1. ...
Jan 16 2017
Author: Anna Need
Comment: I have been recommending this a lot recently―an accessible but comprehensive and up-to-date review: Schizophrenia.Owen MJ, Sawa A, Mortensen PBLancet. 2016 Jan 14. PMID: 26777917. Pubmed
Jan 15 2017
Author: Diane Gooding
Comment: I am a huge fan of the "Schizophrenia: Just the Facts" series that appeared in Schizophrenia Research over the past few years. It's a wonderfully accessible primer for both undergraduate and graduate...
Dec 27 2016
Author: Michael Pluess
Comment: Although personality traits are known to be heritable given consistent and robust twin study results, it has proven very difficult to identify replicable gene variants that underlie this heritability...
Dec 22 2016
Author: Dorret Boomsma
Comment: This is currently the largest GWAS to look at all five major personality traits. People have doubted whether genes for personality could be identified, and the study by Lo and colleagues confirms (...
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