TRIMAGE Investigates Innovative Diagnostic Methods for Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness which can manifest itself in many different forms. This makes accurate diagnostics even more important: it is the only way for the best possible, individually defined therapies to be selected for each patient. But according to JARA-BRAIN scientist PD Dr. Irene Neuner, there is still some room for improvement: “Around 30 % of therapies are currently ineffective.” The European research project TRIMAGE, which the psychiatrist is involved with, will help change this. more
Honour for JARA-BRAIN Director Prof. N. Jon Shah
Prof. N. Jon Shah has received a Veski Innovation Fellowship from Monash University in Melbourne. The prize is endowed with $ 300,000.
Hope for people suffering from schizophrenia
Parliamentary State Secretary Thomas Rachel officially launched the research project APIC-Antipsychotic-induced structural and functional changes in the brain.