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Featured Studies

Featured studies include only those currently recruiting participants. They are listed according to the date they were added to the registry, with the most recent studies appearing first.

  • Neurobiology of Suicide.
    Interventional study. Background: There are no good treatments for people considering suicide. Ages 18-70. Location in Bethesda, MD.
  • PET Imaging of Brain mGluR1 Receptors Using [18F]FIMX.
    Evaluation study. Objective: Metabotropic glutamate receptors (mGluRs) are G-protein coupled receptors that respond to glutamate by activating proteins inside nerve cells that affect cell metabolism, thereby fine-tuning the signals sent between cells to maintain balance in neuronal activity. Ages 18-55. Location in Bethesda, MD.
  • A Pilot Study to Extend the K-SADS-PL to Adolescents and Young Adults.
    Evaluation study. Background: - An interview called the Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia for School Age Children Present and Lifetime version (K-SADS-PL) is used to identify mental health problems among children and younger teens. Ages 18-80. Location in Bethesda, MD.

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