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Behavioral Neuroscience – Multimedia

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Teach Me in 10 – The Power of Different With Gail Saltz Part II

In this installment of Teach Me in 10, we're joined by Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychoanalyst, bestselling author, columnist and podcast host Dr Gail Saltz, a go-to expert on several physiological and mental health issues.
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Teach Me in 10 – The Power of Different With Gail Saltz Part I

In this installment of Teach Me in 10, we're joined by Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychoanalyst, bestselling author, columnist and podcast host Dr Gail Saltz. Dr Saltz examines the connection between the potential for great talent, and conditions that are commonly thought of as "disabilities".
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Teach Me in 10 – Proteomics and Psychotic Disorders With Dr David Mongan

Can we predict psychotic disorders using a blood test? This week on Teach Me in 10, we're joined by psychiatrist and PhD student Dr David Mongan, who talks to us about proteomic prediction models for psychotic disorders and psychotic experiences.
Listicle

9 Milestones From Dementia Research in 2020

This listicle addresses advances in dementia research over 2020, highlighting the strides science has made in diagnosis and treatment development.
Podcast

Opinionated Science Episode 18: The No-COVID Science Wrap-Up of 2020

2020 has been a memorable year in science for many reasons, most of them bad. As we finally begin to see some chinks of light at the end of this incredibly long year, the Opinionated Science team look back at some of the biggest stories of the year that were nothing to do with COVID-19, including brain implants, inherited trauma and millions of tons of microplastics.
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Stanford's Professor Robert Sapolsky Lecture on Schizophrenia (Video)

In this video, Stanford Professor Robert Sapolsky dives into a discussion about schizophrenia. He discusses environmental factors as well as genetic characteristics that could apply to people who are affected. He describes schizophrenia as a disease of thought disorder and inappropriate emotional attributes.
Podcast

Opinionated Science Episode 7: The Vagus Nerve: A Target to Treat Brain and Body?

In this episode, we review the evidence surrounding vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), a therapy approved for epilepsy and depression that backers now want to use to treat a host of other conditions, include autoimmune disease and heart failure. How can scientists fill in the gaps in the VNS knowledge base?
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The “Consciousness Conductor”

Observations in mice support the role of an area known as the claustrum as the “control room” for coordinating activity across the brain.
Podcast

Opinionated Science Episode 2: Psychedelic Drugs: Ketamine for Depression, Party Octopuses and Stoned Dolphins

In this episode, the Technology Networks team discusses the rejuvenated field of psychedelic drugs research and how it might provide solutions for enduring mental health disorders.
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A New Window Into Psychosis

This is a microscopic image of a neuron that expresses the dopamine D2 receptor (D2R). D2R is a common target for antipsychotic medications. Researchers investigating D2R signaling believe it may provide new insight into psychosis.
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