The NIH is awarding more than 100 new grants to over 170 researchers at 60 institutions that will total more than $70 million.
The combination of behavioral and cognitive therapy approaches with medications is likely the most effective intervention for adults diagnosed with severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Alterations in reward processing may increase users’ risk of continued drug use and subsequent addiction.
New findings underline the potential importance of signaling pathways in the striatum for understanding bipolar disorder pathophysiology.
Early life trauma interacts with FKBP5 genotype to predict heavy alcohol consumption in college students.
Chronic and severe cannabis-dependence is associated with deficits in striatal dopamine release.
In terms of depressive and negative symptoms, in the present meta-analysis, researchers estimate that 1 in 9 patients with schizophrenia will improve with add-on antidepressants.