Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

A 'Common Causal Circuit' in Depression with Possible Therapeutic Implications

A 'Common Causal Circuit' in Depression with Possible Therapeutic Implications

If you want to cure an illness, you try to understand its underlying cause or causes, as a precondition for modifying, reducing, or eliminating them. That, in highly simplified terms, is one of the scientific rationales for much contemporary research on mental illness.