Basic Research

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

Shaun Purcell, Ph.D., Expert on Schizophrenia Research
Shaun Purcell, Ph.D.
January 27, 2014
Two independent studies conducted by scientists in the United Kingdom and the United States show that rare genetic changes found in the DNA of people with...
Jay N. Giedd, M.D., Expert on child and adolescent psychiatric research
Jay N. Giedd, M.D.
January 17, 2014
Congratulations to Jay N. Giedd, M.D., of the National Institute of Mental Health on receiving the 2013 Ruane Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Child and...
Nenad Sestan, M.D., Ph.D., Expert brain researcher
Nenad Sestan, M.D., Ph.D.
January 17, 2014
A team of researchers from Yale School of Medicine has discovered how and when a primary section of the human brain develops at different stages from...
Melissa Rolls, Ph.D., neuron regeneration expert
Melissa Rolls, Ph.D.
January 16, 2014
2006 NARSAD Young Investigator Grantee Melissa Rolls, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Director, Center for Cellular...
Tadafumi Kato, M.D., Ph.D., expert on schizophrenia research
Tadafumi Kato, M.D., Ph.D.
January 09, 2014
Scientists have demonstrated that there is a genetic component to schizophrenia, but it has proven difficult to identify which genes are most important to...

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