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Elevated C-reactive protein is associated with sensory gating deficit in schizophrenia
Sensory and cognitive impairments and inflammatory processes are contributing factors to the pathogenesis of schizophrenia. A previous study found that an elevated CRP level (≥ 5 mg/L) ... [Read More]
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Genetics of generalized anxiety disorder and related traits
This review serves as a systematic guide to the genetics of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and further focuses on anxiety-relevant endophenotypes, such as pathological worry fear of uncertai... [Read More]
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Mild cognitive impairment is prevalent in persons with severe obesity
Objective This study examines the prevalence of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in a sample of adults with severe obesit... [Read More]
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Possible association between social cognition and metabolic dysfunctions in Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia: Preliminary results
Highlights•Metabolic abnormalities are more frequent in psychotic patients.•Metabolic syndrome and obesity have been associated with cognitive deficits.•Schizophrenic and Bipolar patients show deficit... [Read More]
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Multiple Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing Patterns
To assess current prescribing practices regarding concomitant use of antipsychotic medications and summarize the reasons clinicians may prescribe >1 scheduled agent.METHODS:The pharmacy ide... [Read More]
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The epigenetics of maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy and effects on child development | Development and Psychopathology | Cambridge Core
The epigenetics of maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy and effects on child development - Volume 24 Issue 4The period of in utero development is one of the most critical windows during which a... [Read More]
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Comparison of depression symptoms between primary depression and secondary-to-schizophrenia depression: International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice: Vol 21, No 4
Objectives: This study exclusively aimed to clinically assess which symptom pattern discriminates primary depression from depression-secondary to-schizophrenia.Methods: A total of 98 patients wi... [Read More]
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Prepulse inhibition in first-degree relatives of schizophrenia patients: A systematic review
Prepulse inhibition (PPI) is a measure of sensorimotor gating used to identify deficits in early-stage information processing and inhibitory function defects. Many studies support the presence of ... [Read More]
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Are we studying and treating schizophrenia correctly?
New findings are rapidly revealing an increasingly detailed image of neural- and molecular-level dysfunction in schizophrenia, distributed throughout interconnected cortico–striato–pallido–thalamic ... [Read More]
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The Genetics of Schizophrenia
Research into the etiology of schizophrenia, particularly the possible genetic basis, has never been as interesting and as provocative as in the past three years. Sullivan looks critically at the key ... [Read More]
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Epigenetic signature of MAOA and MAOB genes in mental disorders | SpringerLink
. The monoamine oxidases A and B (MAOA/MAOB) are prime candidates for the investigation into the role of DNA methylation in mental disorders, given their pivotal role in the metabolism of monoamin... [Read More]
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Predicting bipolar disorder and schizophrenia based on non-overlapping genetic phenotypes using deep neural network
Earlier this week I stumbled across a Python library with a pretty compelling value proposition. This library is called Diagrams, and as its namesake states it creates diagrams. These diagrams that… [Read More]
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Predicting bipolar disorder and schizophrenia based on non-overlapping genetic phenotypes using deep neural network | SpringerLink
Computational Psychiatry is an emerging field of science. It focuses on identifying the complex relationship between the brain’s neurobiologyComputational Psychiatry is an emerging field of science. I... [Read More]
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