Basic Research

- to understand what happens in the brain to cause mental illness

Mark Frye, M.D. - Brain & behavior research expert on bipolar disorder
Mark Frye, M.D.
April 20, 2015
Bipolar disorder affects equal numbers of women and men, but it affects them differently. In the March 24th issue of Translational Psychiatry, a team of...
Juan R. Bustillo, M.D. - Brain & behavior research expert on schizophrenia
Juan R. Bustillo, M.D.
April 10, 2015
A new study using brain imaging shows that people with schizophrenia have abnormalities in their white matter that correlate with psychosis, as well as...
Nathan A. Fox, Ph.D. - Brain & behavior research expert on mental illness
Nathan A. Fox, Ph.D.
April 07, 2015
A new study of Romanian orphans confined to institutions reveals that early social and emotional neglect leads to compromises in development of the brain’s...
Aristotle Voineskos, M.D., Ph.D. - Brain & behavior research expert on schizophrenia
Aristotle Voineskos, Ph.D.
April 06, 2015
A new study suggests that the neural networks (connections between brain areas) in people with a particular subtype of schizophrenia differ significantly...
Lucina Q. Uddin, Ph.D. - Brain & behavior research expert on autism
Lucina Q. Uddin, Ph.D.
April 03, 2015
Researchers have found that patterns of functional brain connectivity––the strength of connections between parts of the brain––that are unique to autism...

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