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2011-03-03 12:41:48

How well our brain functions is largely based on our family’s genetic makeup, according to a University of Melbourne led study.

2011-02-24 20:46:36

Scientists are eyeing a rare genetic glitch for clues to improved treatments for some people with schizophrenia – even though they found the mutation in only one third of 1 percent of patients.

2011-02-23 17:44:13

In a major advance for schizophrenia research, an international team of scientists led by the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and involving Trinity College Dublin researchers has identified a gene mutation strongly linked to schizophrenia that may be an important new target for the development of drug therapies.

2011-02-07 21:45:18

Cannabis use appears to be associated with an earlier onset of psychotic illness.

2011-01-18 16:28:55

Biological Psychiatry is proud to announce this week's publication of a special issue focusing on postmortem studies of psychosis.

2011-01-11 14:36:29

Smoking is a common problem for patients with schizophrenia.

2010-10-28 14:35:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Latuda (lurasidone HCl) tablets for the treatment of adults with schizophrenia.

2010-09-30 19:32:44

New research has linked psychosis with an abnormal relationship between two signalling chemicals in the brain.

2010-08-30 13:08:22

Schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders are a chronic and often disabling condition.

2010-08-30 13:07:06

The incidence of psychotic disorders varies greatly across places and demographic groups, as do symptoms, course, and treatment response across individuals.


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