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Schizophrenia is a chronic debilitating disorder which affects more than two million Americans, and millions more worldwide. While significant progress has been made in understanding the disease and developing treatments, there remains a significant unmet medical need. More than 50% of patients switch their medication in a given year due to either poor response or the experience of adverse events.
How Seba's Short-Tailed Bats Navigate Their Acoustic World

How Seba's Short-Tailed Bats Navigate Their Acoustic World

Ancient DNA Reveals Reason for High Multiple Sclerosis and Alzheimer’s Rates in Europe

Ancient DNA Reveals Reason for High Multiple Sclerosis and Alzheimer’s Rates in Europe

B12-Producing Gut Bacteria Modulate Neurotransmitter Levels and Reduce Seizures in C. elegans

B12-Producing Gut Bacteria Modulate Neurotransmitter Levels and Reduce Seizures in C. elegans

Unlocking the Mysteries of Fetal Brain Development

Unlocking the Mysteries of Fetal Brain Development

Uncovering New Insights Into Primate Brain Evolution

Uncovering New Insights Into Primate Brain Evolution

New Method That Genetically Modifies Individual Cells in Animals

New Method That Genetically Modifies Individual Cells in Animals

Genetic Risk of Depression Linked to Increased Risk of Other Psychiatric Disorders

Genetic Risk of Depression Linked to Increased Risk of Other Psychiatric Disorders

Schizophrenia-Linked Chromosome Deletion Affects Mitochondria

Schizophrenia-Linked Chromosome Deletion Affects Mitochondria

New Class of Brain Inhibitory Neurons May Contribute to Autism and Schizophrenia

New Class of Brain Inhibitory Neurons May Contribute to Autism and Schizophrenia

Cryo-EM Reveals Structure of GABA Transporter

Cryo-EM Reveals Structure of GABA Transporter

Deep Learning Model Accurately Predicts RNA-Targeting CRISPR Activity

Deep Learning Model Accurately Predicts RNA-Targeting CRISPR Activity

Neurotransmitter Receptor Patterns Define Key Organizational Principles in the Brain

Neurotransmitter Receptor Patterns Define Key Organizational Principles in the Brain

Scientists Discover the Mechanisms of Synaptic Pruning in Brain Development

Scientists Discover the Mechanisms of Synaptic Pruning in Brain Development

CSHL Scientists Flip the Script on Autism Genetics

CSHL Scientists Flip the Script on Autism Genetics

STING-seq Discovers Causal Variants and Genetic Mechanisms for Blood Cell Traits

STING-seq Discovers Causal Variants and Genetic Mechanisms for Blood Cell Traits

Markers Indicating Early Signs of Schizophrenia Identified

Markers Indicating Early Signs of Schizophrenia Identified

Understanding the Origins of Human Disease Using the Power of Evolutionary Genomics

Understanding the Origins of Human Disease Using the Power of Evolutionary Genomics

Research Shows How Mammalian Genomes Have Developed Over the Course of Evolution

Research Shows How Mammalian Genomes Have Developed Over the Course of Evolution

Key Mediator of Anhedonia-Like Behavior Identified

Key Mediator of Anhedonia-Like Behavior Identified

Study investigates schizophrenia risk across African ancestry

Study investigates schizophrenia risk across African ancestry