Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences

Biomarkers in Psychiatry

Editors: Pratt, Judith, Hall, Jeremy (Eds.)

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  • Explains how advances in genetics, imaging and behavioral analysis provide opportunities for biomarker identification in psychiatry
  • Enriches understanding of the causes of mental illnesses and how they can be  deconstructed into different neurobiological ‘constructs’ which can be shared across diagnostic categories
  • Equips readers to understand the potential for biomarkers to be used to detect, diagnosis, predict treatment response and discover new interventions
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This volume addresses one of the Holy Grails in Psychiatry, namely the evidence for and potential to adopt ‘Biomarkers’ for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment responses in mental health conditions. It meshes together state of the art research from international renowned pre-clinical and clinical scientists to illustrate how the fields of anxiety disorders, depression, psychotic disorders, and autism spectrum disorder have advanced in recent years.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Biomarkers in Neuropsychiatry: A Prospect for the Twenty-First Century?

    Pratt, Judith (et al.)

    Pages 3-10

  • Stem Cells to Inform the Neurobiology of Mental Illness

    Johnstone, Mandy (et al.)

    Pages 13-43

  • Neuroimmune Biomarkers in Mental Illness

    Herron, James W. (et al.)

    Pages 45-78

  • Network Neuroscience: A Framework for Developing Biomarkers in Psychiatry

    Lydon-Staley, David M. (et al.)

    Pages 79-109

  • Cognitive Phenotypes for Biomarker Identification in Mental Illness: Forward and Reverse Translation

    MacQueen, David A. (et al.)

    Pages 111-166

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-99641-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Biomarkers in Psychiatry
Editors
  • Judith Pratt
  • Jeremy Hall
Series Title
Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences
Series Volume
40
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-99642-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-99642-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-99641-7
Series ISSN
1866-3370
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 437
Number of Illustrations
9 b/w illustrations, 9 illustrations in colour
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