May 29, 2014

Untangling The Brain Circuits In Mental Illness

[ Read the Article: BRAIN Initiative Gains Momentum In Anxiety, Depression Research ]

Funded through President Obama’s Brain Initiative, a team of scientists and physicians is embarking on a $26 million project to develop a revolutionary and long-lasting treatment for depression, anxiety disorders, addiction and other neuropsychiatric disorders.

The ambitious program led by UCSF also involves UC Berkeley, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Cornell University and New York University, as well as industry partners Posit Science and Cortera Neurotechnologies.

Credit: UC San Francisco

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