Brain Matters

Dan Rujescu, M.D., Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Schizophrenia
Dan Rujescu, M.D., Ph.D.
January 11, 2016
The malfunction of neurotransmitter docking ports called NMDA receptors may contribute to schizophrenia in some cases. By chemically blocking these receptors...
Kelly Anne Barnes, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Autism
Kelly Anne Barnes, Ph.D.
January 05, 2016
When children are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), it can be difficult to predict what that means for their future. Some will achieve high levels...
Jess Nithianantharajah, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on Mental Health
Jess Nithianantharajah, Ph.D.
January 04, 2016
Researchers have found a new way to directly compare mental abilities in mice and humans to more accurately model impairments observed in neurological and...
Vaishali P. Bakshi, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on PTSD
Vaishali P. Bakshi, Ph.D.
December 08, 2015
Researchers have uncovered new details about what happens in the brain when a mild source of stress generates an extreme response, disproportionate to the...
Alan Anticevic, Ph.D. - Brain & Behavior Research Expert on schizophrenia
Alan Anticevic, Ph.D.
December 01, 2015
Communication problems in the brain that are associated with schizophrenia are present prior to diagnosis, according to a new study in which researchers...

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