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A postmortem study of the mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus in schizophrenia.

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Four studies have reported that the mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus (MD) is smaller and contains fewer neurons in schizophrenia. The MD is a key node in a circuit proposed to be dysfunctional in the disorder. However, one study did not find a MD volume loss in schizophrenia, and all the studies to date are relatively small. Given the importance of establishing unequivocally the presence of MD pathology, we have carried out a study of the volume and number of neurons in the left and right ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Journal:
Schizophrenia research
Volume:
60
Issue:
2-3
Pages:
157-166
Publication date:
2003-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1573-2509
ISSN:
0920-9964
Source identifiers:
97911
Language:
English
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pubs:97911
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uuid:cfa71ec9-febf-4441-ac61-9359bd47d435
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pubs:97911
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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