A Simple Blood Test Could One Day Diagnose Depression, Scientists Say

Evidence indicates that it is possible to use blood tests to diagnose mental illnesses
by Laura Sinpetru, April 30th, 2014
 

Serotonin's Neural Activity Can Now Be Tracked in Real Time

The technique for accomplishing this relies on quantum dot tags
by Tudor Vieru, July 5th, 2012
 

Depression Not Linked Exclusively to Serotonin

New research provides more clues into how antidepressants work
by Tudor Vieru, April 24th, 2012
Genetic Underpinnings of PTSD Found

Genetic Underpinnings of PTSD Found

by Tudor Vieru, April 2nd, 2012
The discovery may set the basis for new screening tests
 

Ecstasy Leads to Drops in Serotonin Production

The chemical is linked to well-being in humans
by Tudor Vieru, December 8th, 2011
 

Reduce Serotonin Levels Impair Anger Management

This is the first time such a connection is demonstrated
by Tudor Vieru, September 15th, 2011
 

Antidepressant Use Linked to Personality Changes

Study says they are most likely for the good
by Tudor Vieru, December 8th, 2009
 

Method to Boost Gut Neuron Production Devised

It could benefit millions of patients suffering from related disorders
by Tudor Vieru, August 5th, 2009
 

Experts Analyze the 'Gambling' Behavior of Rats

They seek to find the biological roots of the behavior
by Tudor Vieru, June 18th, 2009
 

Experts Fail to Find 'Depression Gene'

Its existence has been theorized, but not proven
by Tudor Vieru, June 17th, 2009
 
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