|Posted on Saturday, August 30, 2008 - 9:33 am: || |
Extensive article. Technical but I was mostly able to follow it. Slowly. Did explain NMDA and AMDA receptors to me which I was wondering about.
|Posted on Saturday, August 30, 2008 - 3:32 pm: || |
Glutamate and borderline personality disorder
|Posted on Sunday, August 31, 2008 - 8:20 pm: || |
Glutamate and anxiety
|Posted on Wednesday, September 10, 2008 - 5:38 pm: || |
Here's a fun one, glutamate receptor variations and suicidality among people started on antidepressants:
Posted From: 188.8.131.52
|Posted on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 - 1:14 pm: || |
New Brain Link as a Cause of Schizophrenia
The scientists think it may be a defect in certain receptors in the brain. They came to this conclusion by watching what happens to NMDA receptors when exposed to Ketamine (a powerful glutamate-blocker). I think they're coming up with 1+1=3, instead of figuring out the environmental causes of schizophrenia.
|Posted on Tuesday, March 03, 2009 - 12:15 pm: || |
This study confirms that glutamate-type neurons are responsible for schizophrenia, and not the dopamine-type. Dentritic spines die, and cause the disease.
|Posted on Monday, July 12, 2010 - 8:31 am: || |
Just wanted to share this one
Another step in understanding but clearly not the right idea when it comes to treatment
|Posted on Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 8:53 pm: || |
Study Finds Relationship Between Bipolar Symptoms and Glutamate Levels: