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Brain & Behavior - Cognitive Symptoms Of Mental Disorders May Be Treated By Targeting A Specific Brain Receptor


February 27, 2015

A number of psychiatric disorders––schizophrenia, as well as mood disorders like major depression and bipolar disorder––have among their symptoms cognitive deficits, affecting the way people think, including impairments in the ability to pay attention or remember new information. Now, a research team has found evidence of a particular receptor in the brain as a possible target for treating cognitive symptoms.


This sounds promising…narrowing it down!