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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.
How well our brain functions is largely based on our familyâ€™s genetic makeup, according to a University of Melbourne led study.
Scientists are eyeing a rare genetic glitch for clues to improved treatments for some people with schizophrenia â€“ even though they found the mutation in only one third of 1 percent of patients.
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.
Cannabis use appears to be associated with an earlier onset of psychotic illness.
Biological Psychiatry is proud to announce this week's publication of a special issue focusing on postmortem studies of psychosis.
Smoking is a common problem for patients with schizophrenia.
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.
New research has linked psychosis with an abnormal relationship between two signalling chemicals in the brain.
Schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders are a chronic and often disabling condition.
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