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The Synaptic Bases of Mental Diseases

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NCCR-SYNAPSY The Synaptic Bases of Mental Diseases

Researchers and psychiatrists of the Swiss National Centre Competence in Research NCCR-SYNAPSY have joined forces to study the biological basis of psychiatric disorders. In order to offer patients new perspectives of a cure and a higher quality of life, this innovative union between psychiatry and neuroscience is seeking to better understand the origins of mental disorders, and thus settle upon better diagnosis and treatments.

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Daniel Schechter receives the Kernberg Award for Pioneering Research in Childhood Mental Health
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Daniel Schechter receives the Kernberg Award for Pioneering Research in Childhood Mental Health

Professor Daniel Schechter received the Kernberg Award from the Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University (New York), for «...
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PTSD: Daniel Schechter Published a New Study on Parental Reflective Functioning
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PTSD: Daniel Schechter Published a New Study on Parental Reflective Functioning

Parental Reflective Functioning is a parent's capacity to infer mental states in herself and her child. Parental Reflective Functioning is...
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Portes ouvertes du Centre de neurosciences psychiatriques
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Portes ouvertes du Centre de neurosciences psychiatriques

Pour la première fois, le samedi 28 septembre prochain, de 11h à 17h, le Centre de neurosciences psychiatriques ouvrira ses...
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Johannes Gräff wins the Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award 2020
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Johannes Gräff wins the Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award 2020

The Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award 2020 has been awarded to Dr Johannes Gräff for his pioneering research on epigenetic...
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Editorial – Synapsy and Genetics: an Adventure Ahead
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Editorial – Synapsy and Genetics: an Adventure Ahead

by Alexandre Dayer   From a historical perspective, early hypotheses about risk genes in psychiatry were based on candidate gene...
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Genetics and psychiatry: Using Genetic Variants to Stratify the Enormous Heterogeneity of Patients
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Genetics and psychiatry: Using Genetic Variants to Stratify the Enormous Heterogeneity of Patients

Genetic variants have an effect on our appearance, functioning and health. Synapsy is taking a detailed look at their association...
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Kerstin Von Plessen – Treatments Based on Self-Regulation
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Kerstin Von Plessen – Treatments Based on Self-Regulation

Kerstin von Plessen studies early biomarkers and potential resilience pathways for treating neurodevelopmental illnesses - areas that require a translational...
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Empowerment: Three Questions for Bita Moghaddam
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Empowerment: Three Questions for Bita Moghaddam

Bita Moghaddam is a full professor at Oregon Health and Science University where she holds the Chair of the Department...
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Nathalie Ginovart – Translational Research Using Neuroimaging
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Nathalie Ginovart – Translational Research Using Neuroimaging

Nathalie Ginovart uses neuroimaging as a research tool to investigate mental disorders and as a way of bringing the clinical...
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