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Latest Causes of schizophrenia Stories

2012-02-27 07:26:45

A new study on enhancing behavior and brain activation in patients with schizophrenia has found that a specific type of computerized cognitive training can do just that.

2012-01-02 23:13:27

Adolescents diagnosed with schizophrenia and other psychoses appear to show greater decreases in gray matter volume and increases in cerebrospinal fluid in the frontal lobe compared to healthy adolescents without a diagnosis of psychosis.

2011-12-29 06:30:35

Carrying single DNA letter changes from two different genes together may increase the risk of developing schizophrenia, according to this study.

2011-10-26 09:16:42

Cannabis use is associated with disturbances in concentration and memory.

2011-09-21 06:04:01

Researchers have confirmed a bidirectional relation between schizophrenia and epilepsy.

2011-09-20 14:03:58

As one of the leaders of an international research consortium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine researchers have discovered that several common genetic variants contribute to a person's risk of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, or manic-depressive illness.

2011-09-19 18:43:51

Researchers from Taiwan have confirmed a bidirectional relation between schizophrenia and epilepsy.

2011-08-09 12:12:41

Although it affects less than 1 percent of the global population, schizophrenia exacts a large toll in terms of expense and human suffering.

2011-08-09 07:17:33

A rare “de novo” protein-altering mutations- genetic errors that are present in patients but not in their parents- play a role in more than 50 percent of “sporadic”, not hereditary, cases of schizophrenia.

2011-07-20 16:38:44

Researchers have revealed the molecular pathway that is affected during the onset of schizophrenia and successfully alleviated symptoms of the illness in mice, using a cancer drug currently in advanced clinical trials.


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