schizophrenia

Medication against schizophrenia inhibits pancreatic cancer

Published: 7Sep2016

A receptor for the dopamine neurotransmitter promotes growth and spread of pancreatic cancer -- and schizophrenia drugs, which block the function of this receptor, slowed tumor growth and...

Timing is everything: scientists control rapid re-wiring of brain circuits using patterned visual stimulation

Published: 27May2014

In a new study, published in this week’s issue of the journal Science, researchers show for the first time how the brain re-wires and fine-tunes its connections differently depending on the...

Noisy brain signals: How the schizophrenic brain misinterprets the world

Published: 2Apr2014

People with schizophrenia often misinterpret what they see and experience in the world. New research provides insight into the brain mechanisms that might be responsible for this misinterpretation.

Paper by Dr. Eric Latimer published in the April issue of "Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses"

Published: 22Mar2013

Underprescribing of Clozapine and Unexplained Variation in Use Across Hospitals and Regions in the Canadian Province of Québec

Eye movements reveal impaired reading in schizophrenia

Published: 18Feb2013

A study of eye movements in schizophrenia patients provides new evidence of impaired reading fluency in individuals with the mental illness.