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The article details research conclusions which indicate that a distinctive cluster of symptoms is experienced by persons with schizophrenia depending on the stage of the disorder the particular patient is in.
The sNDA is supported by the landmark Paliperidone Palmitate Research In Demonstrating Effectiveness study , which is the first prospective, randomized clinical trial to evaluate schizophrenia treatments within the context of many "real world" issues faced by patients in their daily lives, including one of the most challenging circumstances - ... (more)
New York - Over 100 locations on the human genome may play a role in a person's risk of developing schizophrenia, according to a new study.
In a new study, researchers identified 108 locations on the human genome that are tied to schizophrenia risk by comparing the genomes of more than 80,000 people with and without the disorder.
A study just published has confirmed a link between antipsychotic medication and a slight, but measureable, decrease in brain volume in patients with schizophrenia .
If scientists ever decipher the complex biology behind diseases like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and depression, a lot of the credit may go not to a few deep-pocketed philanthropists and the money they've poured into the tiny stretch along the Charles River in Cambridge between Harvard and MIT.
Schizophrenia, one of the most common mental disorders affects 24 million people as of 2011, across the globe.
Nancy Buccola, MSN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, CNE, Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Nursing, contributed samples used in a study reporting new locations of genetic material associated with schizophrenia and also suggesting a possible link between the immune system and schizophrenia.
One of the largest studies ever conducted into the genetic origins of a psychiatric disorder has uncovered 83 new sites on chromosomes that harbor inherited genes tied to schizophrenia.
In 1950, Thorazine, the brand name for chlorpromazine , was marketed as a medication to treat many of the symptoms associated with schizophrenia.
In the largest study of its kind, a consortium of researchers from around the world linked the mental illness to 108 spots on people's Schizophrenia is a debilitating disease that makes it difficult to separate reality from fantasy.
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