Evidence of brain changes in those at risk of bipolar disorder captured with MRI scans

Journal Reference: Gloria Roberts, Alistair Perry, Kate Ridgway, Vivian Leung, Megan Campbell, Rhoshel Lenroot, Philip B. Mitchell, Michael Breakspear. Longitudinal Changes in Structural Connectivity in Young People at High Genetic Risk for Bipolar Disorder. American Journal of Psychiatry, 2022; DOI: 10.1176/appi.ajp.21010047 Up until now, medical researchers knew that bipolar disorder was associated with reduced communication … Read more

Consideration! Brain scans can tell if you are paying it

Journal Reference: Kwangsun Yoo, Monica D. Rosenberg, Young Hye Kwon, Qi Lin, Emily W. Avery, Dustin Sheinost, R. Todd Constable, Marvin M. Chun. A brain-based general measure of attention. Nature Human Behaviour, 2022; DOI: 10.1038/s41562-022-01301-1 Using a model of fMRI data collected from 92 individuals performing several types of attention-related tasks, the lab of Yale’s … Read more