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Last Updated:

August 14, 2011

 

Research Projects

Alzheimer Disease

Schizophrenia

Late Life Mood Disorders

 

Our research programs emphasize translational approaches, studying genetic material and brain tissue from individuals with mental illness. Current projects include Clinical Genetic and Laboratory Studies of Psychosis in Alzheimer Disease and Laboratory Studies of the Neuropathology of Schizophrenia. We also have established a Brain Tissue Donation Program For Late Life Mood Disorders.

Further information on each of these areas of research can be found by clicking on the links above.