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New Class of Drugs Shows Promise for the Treatment of Schizophrenia

By inhibiting a previously untargeted nerve-cell receptor in the brain, researchers have discovered a new class of compounds that may be useful in the treatment of schizophrenia.

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Abstract shape of bone structure

One of the side effects of using antidepressant medications of the SSRI class (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) may be an increased risk of bone loss and fractures.

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New Technique Recreates Large-Scale Genetic Errors

Second-generation antipsychotic medications like risperidone (Risperdal) and aripiprazole (Abilify) can help reduce agit

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Ketamine, an anesthetic that is being tested as a fast-acting antidepressant, causes delayed social development and changes in brain function that last into adulthood, s

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New Compounds Show Promise in Treating Schizophrenia Symptoms

Two new small-molecule compounds tested in mice can alleviate some symptoms of schizophrenia-like behaviors, including movement abnormalities, social avoidance, and cognitive performance.

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