Posts Tagged ‘Schizophrenia’

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ScienceDaily (2010-06-09) — Defects in insulin function — which occur in diabetes and obesity — could directly contribute to psychiatric disorders like schizophrenia. Researchers have discovered a molecular link between impaired insulin signaling in the brain and schizophrenia-like behaviors in mice. The findings offer a new perspective on the psychiatric and cognitive disorders that affect …

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Via Scoop.it – Philosophy and Science of Mind and Brain (Medical Xpress) — Two new independent research groups looking to find the genetic roots of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder have found evidence of variations in regions of the human genome that appear to be associated with either or both…Show original