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Ketamine Lifts Depression via a Byproduct of its Metabolism

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Chemical structure of antidepressant metabolite

A chemical byproduct, or metabolite, created as the body breaks down likely holds the secret to its rapid antidepressant action .

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Webinar: Analyzing and Using RDoC Data in Your Research

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NIMH Research Domain Criteria

The NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Unit hosts a webinar featuring a conversation with three NIMH-funded researchers who have approached the issue of how to analyze and integrate data that illustrate RDoC principles.

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Secrets to Our Smarts Hidden in the Folds of Our Cortex

Science Update

The thinker with brain map superimposed

The more folding in the thinking parts of our brain, the smarter we are – to a degree.

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SUMA surface mapping of brain image

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