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Connectome Map More Than Doubles Human Cortex’s Known Regions

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map of areas in human cortex

Researchers have mapped 180 distinct areas on our brain’s cortex — more than twice the number previously known.

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Electroconvulsive Therapy Lifts Depression, Sustains Remission in Older Adults

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National Institute of Mental Health

An individualized program of follow-up treatment with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) combined with an antidepressant was effective in preventing relapse in patients 60 years and older who had had a successful initial course of treatment for severe depression.

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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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SUMA surface mapping of brain image

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