bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder gene research raises new areas for study

Bipolar disorder gene research raises new areas for study

June 13, 2013

This article appeared in Psychiatric News on June 3, 2013 Melvin McInnis, M.D.: The effects of antipsychotic medication on the brains of patients with bipolar disorder may be as much biological as behavioral. Photo: Aaron Levin, Psychiatric News Melvin McInnis, M.D., developed his interest in bipolar disorder shortly after training at London’s

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Stem cell research on bipolar disorder featured in Free Press

Stem cell research on bipolar disorder featured in Free Press

November 20, 2012

On Sunday, Nov. 18, stem cell science was featured on the front page of the Detroit Free Press, in a major package of stories that focused a great deal of attention on U-M research in this promising field. U-M scientists Gary Smith, Ph.D., Sue O’Shea, Ph.D. and the work of the U-M Consortium for Stem

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Research clearinghouse launches nationally

Research clearinghouse launches nationally

October 5, 2012

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) and the U-M Depression Center proudly announce the national launch of WeSearchTogether.org, an initiative that strives to bridge the gap between researchers and individuals living with depression or bipolar

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Center’s research on stem cells and bipolar disorder supported by new gift

Center’s research on stem cells and bipolar disorder supported by new gift

April 9, 2012

With the help of a recent $1 million commitment, the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center will continue its mission to unravel the unknowns about bipolar disorder using stem cell lines developed from skin cells. Induced pluripotent stem cells The donation establishes the Steven M.

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