NIHR Maudsley BRC Blog

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Experts call for greater recognition of little-known forms of dementia

Experts from the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre today called for greater recognition of Lewy Bodies and Parkinson's dementia.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 12 Apr 2016

Tony David John Toulmin Lecture

BRC researcher Professor Anthony David will give the John Toulmin Lecture in Law and Psychiatry on Wednesday 23 March.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 21 Mar 2016

Kings world-class contribution to understanding of clozapine

Researchers from King’s College London have contributed more to the understanding of schizophrenia drug clozapine than almost any other institution in the world.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 3 Mar 2016

Suicide six times more likely in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients compared to general population

People diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome are more likely to die by suicide than the general population, according to a new study from researchers at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King’s College London.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 9 Feb 2016

Blood-based signature for Alzheimer’s disease could accelerate search for treatment

BRC scientists have identified a blood-based 'signature' linked to harmful plaques in the brain that lead to Alzheimer’s disease. 

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 21 Jan 2016