Advances in the Neurobiology and Treatment of Mood Disorders
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A5 A brief summary of the articles appearing in this issue of Biological Psychiatry.
1 Epigenetic Marking and Neuronal Plasticity
Ronald S. Duman and Samuel S. Newton
4 In Search of the Holy Grail for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Disorders: Has a Simple Cation Been Overlooked?
De-Maw Chuang and Husseini K. Manji
7 Greater Cortical Gray Matter Density in Lithium-Treated Patients with Bipolar Disorder
Carrie E. Bearden, Paul M. Thompson, Manish Dalwani, Kiralee M. Hayashi, Agatha D. Lee, Mark Nicoletti, Michael Trakhtenbroit, David C. Glahn, Paolo Brambilla, Roberto B. Sassi, Alan G. Mallinger, Ellen Frank, David J. Kupfer, and Jair C. Soares
17 Selective Deficits in the Omega-3 Fatty Acid Docosahexaenoic Acid in the Postmortem Orbitofrontal Cortex of Patients with Major Depressive Disorder
Robert K. McNamara, Chang-Gyu Hahn, Ronald Jandacek, Therese Rider, Patrick Tso, Kevin E. Stanford, and Neil M. Richtand
25 Hospitalization for Depression Is Associated with an Increased Risk for Myocardial Infarction Not Explained By Lifestyle, Lipids, Coagulation, and Inflammation: The SHEEP Study
Imre Janszky, Anders Ahlbom, Johan Hallqvist, and Staffan Ahnve
33 Persistent Disruption of a Traumatic Memory by Postretrieval Inactivation of Glucocorticoid Receptors in the Amygdala
Sophie Tronel and Cristina M. Alberini
40 Disturbances in Morning Cortisol Secretion in Association with Maternal Postnatal Depression Predict Subsequent Depressive Symptomatology in Adolescents
Sarah L. Halligan, Joe Herbert, Ian Goodyer, and Lynne Murray
47 Combined Dexamethasone/Corticotropin Releasing Hormone Test Predicts Treatment Response in Major Depression–A Potential Biomarker?
Marcus Ising, Sonja Horstmann, Stefan Kloiber, Susanne Lucae, Elisabeth B. Binder, Nikola Kern, Heike E. Künzel, Andrea Pfennig, Manfred Uhr, and Florian Holsboer
55 Antidepressant-Like Effects of the Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor, Sodium Butyrate, in the Mouse
Frederick A. Schroeder, Cong Lily Lin, Wim E. Crusio, and Schahram Akbarian
65 Relationship Between Depression Severity Entry Criteria and Antidepressant Clinical Trial Outcomes
Arif Khan, Kelly Schwartz, Russell L. Kolts, Derry Ridgway, and Charles Lineberry
72 Effect of Tryptophan Hydroxylase-2 Gene Variants on Suicide Risk in Major Depression
Catalina Lopez de Lara, Jelena Brezo, Guy Rouleau, Alain Lesage, Mimi Dumont, Martin Alda, Chawki Benkelfat, and Gustavo Turecki
81 Genetic Dissection of the Tail Suspension Test: A Mouse Model of Stress Vulnerability and Antidepressant Response
Xiaoqing Liu, Devin Stancliffe, Samuel Lee, Shelly Mathur, and Howard K. Gershenfeld
92 Enhanced Long-Term Synaptic Depression in an Animal Model of Depression
Roman Holderbach, Kristin Clark, Jean-Luc Moreau, Josef Bischofberger, and Claus Normann
On the Internet
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Cover illustration taken from Bearden et al., pages 7–16, in this issue.
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