Navigation Links
NARSAD presents 2007 prizes for outstanding achievement in neuroscience and psychiatric research
Date:10/16/2007

NARSAD -- The Worlds Leading Mental Health Research Charity --Presents 2007 Prizes for Outstanding Psychiatric Research at New York Gala, October 19th


Prize winners have significantly contributed to the knowledge and treatment of schizophrenia, depression, anxiety and childhood mental disorders

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2007Five of the most prestigious awards in psychiatric research will be presented to scientists of great achievement by NARSAD, the worlds leading charity dedicated to mental health research, at its annual New York gala awards dinner later this week. The event takes place Friday evening at the Waldorf Astoria in midtown Manhattan.

NARSAD, celebrating its 20th year of grant-making, has cumulatively awarded more than $219 million in 3,238 research grants to top scientists at 418 institutions in the United States and 26 other countries.

Because of NARSADs distinctive history of contributing to the support and public understanding of neuropsychiatric research, the organization is able each year to recognize those scientists whose career achievements are especially noteworthy. The selections are made by NARSADs distinguished 103-member Scientific Council, after rigorous review and extensive consultation.

This years NARSAD prize recipients have made exceptional contributions to the understanding and treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, autism, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), Tourettes syndrome, and cognitive dysfunctions that underlie many mental illnesses.

The 2007 NARSAD prizes and their recipients are:

  • Lieber Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Schizophrenia Research: Eve C. Johnstone, M.D., is professor of psychiatry and head of the Division of Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. In over 30 years of clinical research, Dr. Johnstone has performed imaging and other anatomical studies of schizophrenia that have provi
    '/>"/>

Contact: Kristen Simone
ksimone@narsad.org
516-829-0091
NARSAD, The Mental Health Research Association
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology news :

1. Owl genomics presents a HEPATOCHIP for diagnosis of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
2. MIT researcher presents new view of how the cortex forms
3. Lighting up life: Cold Spring Harbor Protocols presents tips for creating glowing plants
4. The quest for an effective HIV vaccine presents new possibilities, challenges
5. NIH neuroscience microarray consortium launches high-throughput genotyping services
6. Discovery of New Dopamine Action May Yield Alternative Psychiatric Drugs
7. Mice learn tasks that may help treat human psychiatric disorders
8. Researchers discover way to make cells in the eye sensitive to light
9. Quantum Dots Research Leads to New Knowledge about Protein Binding in Plants
10. Columbia research lifts major hurdle to gene therapy for cancer
11. Researchers find how protein allows insects to detect and respond to pheromones
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/21/2015)... 21, 2015 Passwords have proven futile ... the recent U.S. Office of Personnel Management breach. ... infosec conundrum, but developers and end-users are concerned ... this dilemma, Biometrics-as-a-Service provider HYPR Corp. announced today ... for third party integration. A ...
(Date:7/9/2015)...  Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA ), a leading developer ... report financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal ... close of market. The company will host a corresponding ... PT (5:00 p.m. ET), during which management may discuss ... live call, analysts and investors should dial 888-455-2260 (conference ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... 8, 2015 Summary Pancreatic cancer is ... most fatal, with a mortality rate of 10.9 deaths ... pancreatic cancer patients has highlighted a significant need for ... being met by the current market. A highly ... with varying molecule types and mechanisms of action, which ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 2HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 3HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 4Synaptics to Report Fourth Quarter, Fiscal Year 2015 Results on July 30 2Frontier Pharma: Pancreatic Cancer - Identifying and Commercializing First-in-Class Innovation 2Frontier Pharma: Pancreatic Cancer - Identifying and Commercializing First-in-Class Innovation 3
... period of torpor to conserve energy when resources are scarce. ... champion by far among vertebrates is the burrowing frog ( ... in the mud in the absence of any food or ... scientists at the University of Queensland have discovered that the ...
... new arsenal for meningitis treatment and the war on ... developed by scientists at the Institute of Bioengineering and ... Nanotechnology . The stable bioengineered nanoparticles devised at ... cells that could cause fatal infections and are highly ...
... new song from a member of its own species, the experience ... The sequential switching on and off of thousands of genes after ... memory in the songbird brain. The finding, detailed this month ... was a surprise, said principal investigator David Clayton, a professor of ...
Cached Biology News:Super-sleepers could help super-sizers! 2Singapore nanotechnology combats fatal brain infections 2Researchers see evidence of memory in the songbird brain 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... 31, 2015 In today,s fast changing ... them drive positive health outcomes, improve profitability and ... patient care in their communities. At ThoughtSpot 2015, ... conference, AmerisourceBergen announced a new set of innovative ... Organization and help independent pharmacies endure the industry,s ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- AACC welcomed thousands of medical professionals and ... & Clinical Lab Expo in Atlanta ... revolutionary advancements in clinical testing technology and research ... diagnose patients quickly and accurately and make sure ... As of Wednesday, July 29, more than 17,500 ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... field clinical study of its canine osteoarthritis stem cell product, currently under development ... City, KS) and will be marketed in the US by Aratana. This product, ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- HIGHLIGHTS:Q2 2015 Results (all changes are ... sales were $697 million compared to $701 million in ... 8%, and changes in foreign currency exchange rates decreased ... , By business unit, organic sales growth was ... SAFC Commercial. , Reported diluted EPS was $0.98 ...
Breaking Biology Technology:AmerisourceBergen Unveils Suite of Enhanced Capabilities for Independent Pharmacies at ThoughtSpot 2015 2AmerisourceBergen Unveils Suite of Enhanced Capabilities for Independent Pharmacies at ThoughtSpot 2015 3Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 2Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 3Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 4VetStem Biopharma Successfully Completes Large Milestone Efficacy Study for its Flagship Canine Osteoarthritis Stem Cell Product 2VetStem Biopharma Successfully Completes Large Milestone Efficacy Study for its Flagship Canine Osteoarthritis Stem Cell Product 3Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 2Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 3Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 4Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 5Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 6Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 7Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 8Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 9Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 10Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 11Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 12Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 13Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 14Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 15Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 16Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 17Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 18Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 19Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 20
... Prevalence and Roles of miRNAs , ... cloned , and sequenced from human ... apparently regulates multiple genes, and miRNAs are thought to , ... predict mRNA target sites for miRNAs [2,3]. A handful of these , ...
... Construction Kit , Prepare your probe in ... Ideal for siRNA/miRNA studies , ... high specific , activity RNA probes for RPA, Northern, Southern, ... No cloning required , ...
... , with a fluorometer capable of ... ultra-sensitive assay for determining RNase A specific activity. The , ... including RNase A, T1, RNase I, micrococcal ... nuclease, and Benzonase. In addition to detecting , ...
Cached Biology Technology:Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 2Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 3Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 4Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 5Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 6Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 7Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 8Reagents for Up and Down-Regulation of miRNA Activity in Mammalian Cells 9Prepare siRNA and miRNA Probes in Just 1 Hour 2Prepare siRNA and miRNA Probes in Just 1 Hour 3Measuring RNase Activity A Real-time Kinetic Analysis 2Measuring RNase Activity A Real-time Kinetic Analysis 3Measuring RNase Activity A Real-time Kinetic Analysis 4Measuring RNase Activity A Real-time Kinetic Analysis 5
... combines 2 products into 1:, , A ... isolation kit , ,The FastPrep System ... Qbiogene/BIO101 System Matrix and Isolation Kits. Samples ... tubes eliminating the use of metal probes ...
Abgene's ALTO-8 is the first automated decapper/capper for Abgene Twist-Lock tubes....
Sterile, individually wrapped, 4mm Cuvettes...
... III RNase H- Reverse ... improved version of SuperScript™ ... Like SuperScript™ II it ... strand from single-stranded RNA ...
Biology Products: