September 2006

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2006;31(5)


Neurodegeneration and aldehyde load: from concept to therapeutics
P.L. Wood

Review Paper

The need for speed: an update on methamphetamine addiction
A.M. Barr, W.J. Panenka, G.W. MacEwan, A.E. Thornton, D.J. Lang, W.G. Honer, T. Lecomte

Research Papers

Reduced hippocampal volume correlates with executive dysfunctioning in major depression
T. Frodl, A. Schaub, S. Banac, M. Charypar, M. Jäger, P. Kümmler, R. Bottlender, T. Zetzsche, C. Born, G. Leinsinger, M. Reiser, H.J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzal

Effects of lithium and valproate on amphetamine-induced oxidative stress generation in an animal model of mania
B.N. Frey, S.S. Valvassori, G.Z. Réus, M.R. Martins, F.C. Petronilho, K. Bardini, F. Dal-Pizzol, F. Kapczinski, J. Quevedo

Fluoxetine-induced alterations in human platelet serotonin transporter expression: serotonin transporter polymorphism effects
K.Y. Little, L. Zhang, E. Cook

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Psychopharmacology of smoking cessation in patients with mental illness
P. Selby

November 2005

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2005;30(6)


Cardiac risk and schizophrenia
R. Jindal, E.M. MacKenzie, G.B. Baker, V.K. Yeragani

Review papers

Dissecting the suicide phenotype: the role of impulsive–aggressive behaviours
G. Turecki

Augmentation of olanzapine in treatment-resistant schizophrenia
M. Zink

Research Papers • Articles de recherche

Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the anterior cingulate gyrus, insular cortex and thalamus in schizophrenia associated with idiopathic unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia (Gilbert’s syndrome)
R. Yasukawa, T. Miyaoka, S. Mizuno, T. Inagaki, J. Horiguchi, K. Oda, H. Kitagaki

Long-term lithium treatment and thyroid antibodies: a controlled study
C. Baethge, H. Blumentritt, A. Berghöfer, T. Bschor, T. Glenn, M. Adli, P. Schlattmann, M. Bauer, R. Finke

Brief reports

Ziprasidone therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder
Z. Siddiqui, W.A. Marcil, S.C. Bhatia, S. Ramaswamy, F. Petty

Modafinil as an adjunctive treatment to sleep deprivation in depression
C. Even, J. Thuile, J. Santos, P. Bourgin

Letters to the Editors

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of depression
F. Fregni, A. Pascual-Leone

Response from author
J. Couturier

CCNP News and Views

The 28th Annual Meeting of the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology
St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, July 2–5, 2005

K. Casey, L.K. Srivastava, C. Flores, M. Leyton

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

What is the role of pharmacotherapy in the treatment of anorexia nervosa?
M. Israël

November 2006

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2006;31(6)


Is the thyroid still important in major depression?
R.T. Joffe

Review Paper

Cognitive dysfunctions in schizophrenia: potential benefits of cholinesterase inhibitor adjunctive therapy
F. Ferreri, C. Agbokou, S. Gauthier

Research Papers

Depression in acute stroke
L. Caeiro, J.M. Ferro, C.O. Santos, M.L. Figueira

Differential effects of naltrexone on cardiac, subjective and behavioural reactions to acute ethanol intoxication
J.B. Peterson, P. Conrod, J. Vassileva, C. Gianoulakis, R.O. Pihl

About the mechanisms of auditory verbal hallucinations: a positron emission tomographic study
M. Stephane, M.C. Hagen, J.T. Lee, J. Uecker, P.J. Pardo, M.A. Kuskowski, J.V. Pardo

Brief report

The relation between peripheral and central glutamate and glutamine in healthy male volunteers
Y. Shulman, S. Grant, P. Seres, C. Hanstock, G. Baker, P. Tibbo

Letters to the Editors

Concerns regarding antidepressant drug use during pregnancy
A.C. Urato

Reply: Practicing medicine on the basis of the unconfirmed and omitting the established facts
Pierre Blier

CCNP News and Views

The 29th Annual Meeting of the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Metabolic syndrome: relevance to antidepressant treatment
P. Chokka, M. Tancer, V.K. Yeragani


Psychopharmacology of smoking cessation in patients with mental illness

January 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(1)


Of rats and schizophrenia
P. Boksa

Research Papers

Vulnerability for apoptosis in the limbic system after myocardial infarction in rats: a possible model for human postinfarct major depression
B.P. Wann, T.M. Bah, M. Boucher, J. Courtemanche, N. Le Marec, G. Rousseau, R. Godbout

Effects of valproate on serotonin-induced intracellular calcium mobilization in human platelets
T. Akimoto, I. Kusumi, K. Suzuki, T. Masui, T. Koyama

Platelet serotonin levels support depression scores for women with postpartum depression
E. Maurer-Spurej, C. Pittendreigh, S. Misri

Review Papers

Cannabis and cognitive dysfunction: Parallels with endophenotypes of schizophrenia?
N. Solowij, P.T. Michie

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Management of conventional antipsychotic-induced tardive dyskinesia
H.C. Margolese, F. Ferreri

March 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(2)


Folate and depression — a neglected problem
S.N. Young

CCNP News and Views

In memoriam — Guy Debonnel
P. Blier

CCNP Award Paper

Imaging the serotonin transporter during major depressive disorder and antidepressant treatment
J.H. Meyer

Review Paper

NMDA neurotransmission as a critical mediator of borderline personality disorder
B. Grosjean, G.E. Tsai

Brief report

Neurocognitive function in an extended Afrikaner-ancestry family with affective illness
J. Savitz, L. van der Merwe, M. Solms, R. Ramesar

Research Papers

Lack of association between the norepinephrine transporter gene and major depression in a Han Chinese population
C-C Chang, R-B Lu, C-L Chen, C-M Chu, H-A Chang, C-C Huang, Y-L Huang, S-Y Huang

Mood-elevating effects of d-amphetamine and incentive salience: the effect of acute dopamine precursor depletion
M. Leyton, M. ann het Rot, L. Booij, G.B. Baker, S.N. Young, C. Benkelfat

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Onset of confusion in the context of late-life depression
B.H. Mulsant

May 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(3)


Is bipolar disorder a mitochondrial disease?
L.T. Young

Review Paper

Neuroimaging and genetics of borderline personality disorder: a review
E. Lis, B. Greenfield, M. Henry, J. M. Guilé, G. Dougherty

Research Papers

An event-related functional MRI study of working memory in euthymic bipolar disorder
J. Lagopoulos, B. Ivanovski, G.S. Malhi

Monoamine oxidase-A polymorphisms might modify the association between the dopamine D2 receptor gene and alcohol dependence
S-Y Huang, W-W Lin, F-J Wan, A-J Chang, H-C Ko, T-J Wang, P-L Wu, R-B Lu

Electroconvulsive shock enhances striatal dopamine D1 and D3 receptor binding and improves motor performance in 6-OHDA-lesioned rats
E.M. Strome, A.P. Zis, D.J. Doudet

Neuron somal size is decreased in the lateral amygdalar nucleus of subjects with bipolar disorder
Y.B. Bezchlibnyk, X. Sun, J-F Wang, G.M. MacQueen, B.S. McEwen, L.T. Young

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

L-Tyrosine to alleviate the effects of stress?
S.N. Young

July 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(4)


The usefulness of large studies in psychopharmacology: understanding their strong points and their drawbacks
P. Blier

Research Papers

[I-123] ADAM and SPECT in patients with borderline personality disorder and healthy control subjects
W. Koch, N. Schaaff, G. Pöpperl, C. Mulert, G. Juckel, M. Reicherzer, C. Ehmer-von Geiso, H-J Möller, U. Hegerl, K. Tatsch, O. Pogarell

The long-term impact of treatment with electroconvulsive therapy on discrete memory systems in patients with bipolar disorder
G. MacQueen, C. Parkin, M. Marriott, H. Bégin, G. Hasey

Empirical evaluation of language disorder in schizophrenia
M. Stephane, G. Pellizzer, C.R. Fletcher, K. McClannahan

Cortical excitability and rest activity properties in patients with depression
C. Salustri, F. Tecchio, F. Zappasodi, G. Bevacqua, M. Fontana, M. Ercolani, D. Milazzo, R. Squitti, P.M. Rossini

Visual scan paths in first-episode schizophrenia and cannabis-induced psychosis
P.J. Benson, U. Leonards, R.M. Lothian, D.M. St. Clair, M.C.G. Merlo

CCNP Award Paper

Maternal programming of defensive responses through sustained effects on gene expression
J. Diorio, M.J. Meaney

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Using psychostimulants for treating residual symptoms in major depression
M.T. Berlim, G. Turecki

September 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(5)


Amine oxidases and their inhibitors: what can they tell us about neuroprotection and the development of drugs for neuropsychiatric disorders?
G.B. Baker, B. Sowa, K.G. Todd

Research Papers

Dysfunction in early auditory processing in major depressive disorder revealed by combined MEG and EEG
S. Kähkönen, H. Yamashita, H. Rytsälä, K. Suominen, J. Ahveninen, E. Isometsä

Haloperidol induces the nuclear translocation of phosphatidylinositol 3′-kinase to disrupt Akt phosphorylation in PC12 cells
Y. Dai, Z. Wei, C.F. Sephton, D. Zhang, D.H. Anderson, D.D. Mousseau

Changes in serum lipids, independent of weight, are associated with changes in symptoms during long-term clozapine treatment
R.M. Procyshyn, K.M. Wasan, A.E. Thornton, A.M. Barr, E.Y.H. Chen, E. Pomarol-Clotet, E. Stip, R. Williams, G.W. MacEwan, C.L. Birmingham, W.G. Honer, for the Clozapine and Risperidone Enhancement Study Group

Auditory processing in schizophrenia during the middle latency period (10–50 ms): high-density electrical mapping and source analysis reveal subcortical antecedents to early cortical deficits
V.M. Leavitt, S. Molholm, W. Ritter, M. Shpaner, J.J. Foxe

The 5HTTLPR polymorphism, prior maltreatment and dramatic–erratic personality manifestations in women with bulimic syndromes
H. Steiger, J. Richardson, R. Joober, L. Gauvin, M. Israel, K.R. Bruce, N.M.K.N. Ying Kin, H. Howard, S.N. Young

Fatty acid composition in postmortem brains of people who completed suicide
A. Lalovic, É. Levy, L. Canetti, A. Sequeira, A. Montoudis, G. Turecki

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Pharmacological treatment of poststroke pathological laughing and crying
P. Giacobbe, A. Flint

November 2007

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2007;32(6)


How to increase serotonin in the human brain without drugs
S.N. Young

Review Paper

Dopaminergic regulation of limbic-striatal interplay
S.B. Floresco

Research Papers

Association of α4β2 nicotinic receptor and heavy smoking in schizophrenia
S. Voineskos, V. De Luca, A. Mensah, J.B. Vincent, N. Potapova, J.L. Kennedy

Corpus callosum abnormalities in women with borderline personality disorder and comorbid attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
N. Rüsch, E. Luders, K. Lieb, R. Zahn, D. Ebert, P.M. Thompson, A.W. Toga, L. Tebartz van Elst

Amygdala reactivity to masked negative faces is associated with automatic judgmental bias in major depression: a 3 T fMRI study
U. Dannlowski, P. Ohrmann, J. Bauer, H. Kugel, V. Arolt, W. Heindel, A. Kersting, B.T. Baune, T. Suslow

Brief Reports

In vivo measurements of brain trapping of 11C-labelled α-methyl-L-tryptophan during acute changes in mood states
E. Perreau-Linck, M. Beauregard, P. Gravel, V. Paquette, J-P Soucy, M. Diksic, C. Benkelfat

Malondialdehyde levels in adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
M. Bulut, S. Selek, H.S. Gergerlioglu, H.A. Savas, H.R. Yilmaz, M. Yuce, G. Ekici

CCNP News and Views

The 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology
K.F. Casey, R.J. Beninger, U. Busto, R.E. Tarter, M. Leyton

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Sitting on the edge: when to treat symptoms of inattention without the full DSM-IV criteria of ADHD
R. Joober


Auditory processing in schizophrenia during the middle latency period (10–50 ms): high-density electrical mapping and source analysis reveal subcortical antecedents to early cortical deficits

May 2014

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2014;39(3)


Update on the review process and publishing at the Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience
P. Boksa, R. Joober

Review Paper

Systematic review of ERP and fMRI studies investigating inhibitory control and error processing in people with substance dependence and behavioural addictions
M. Luijten, M.W.J. Machielsen, D.J. Veltman, R. Hester, L. de Haan, I.H.A. Franken

Research Papers

Impaired frontothalamic circuitry in suicidal patients with depression revealed by diffusion tensor imaging at 3.0 T
Z. Jia, Y. Wang, X. Huang, W. Kuang, Q. Wu, S. Lui, J.A. Sweeney, Q. Gong

Reduced salience and default mode network activity in women with anorexia nervosa
K.L. McFadden, J.R. Tregellas, M.E. Shott, G.K.W. Frank

Interference with AMPA receptor endocytosis: effects on behavioural and neurochemical correlates of amphetamine sensitization in male rats
F.Y. Choi, S. Ahn, Y.T. Wang, A.G. Phillips

Angiogenesis inhibition and depression in older men
O.P. Almeida, A.H. Ford, L. Flicker, G.J. Hankey, B.B. Yeap, P. Clancy, J. Golledge

Neurotrophic factors in women with crack cocaine dependence during early abstinence: the role of early life stress
T.W. Viola, S.G. Tractenberg, M.L. Levandowski, J.C. Pezzi, M.E. Bauer, A.L. Teixeira, R. Grassi-Oliveira

Have we met before? Neural correlates of emotional learning in women with social phobia
I. Laeger, K. Keuper, C. Heitmann, H. Kugel, C. Dobel, A. Eden, V. Arolt, P. Zwitserlood, U. Dannlowski, P. Zwanzger

Catechol-O-methyltransferase val158met genotype determines effect of reboxetine on emotional memory in healthy male volunteers
A.A. Gibbs, C.E. Bautista, F.D. Mowlem, K.H. Naudts, D.T. Duka 

CCNP News and Views

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2014 award winners

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Managing ADHD and disruptive behaviour disorders with combination psychostimulant and antipsychotic treatment
D. Elbe, A.M. Barr, W.G. Honer, R.M. Procyshyn

January 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(1)


Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience peer review process, with advice for authors
S.N. Young

Research Papers

Relation of maternal stress during pregnancy to symptom severity and response to treatment in children with ADHD
N. Grizenko, Y.R. Shayan, A. Polotskaia, M. Ter-Stepanian, R. Joober

Predictive saccades are impaired in biological nonpsychotic siblings of schizophrenia patients
I. Amado, S. Landgraf, M-C Bourdel, S. Leonardi, M-O Krebs

Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in homosexual pedophiles
B. Schiffer, T. Krueger, T. Paul, A. de Greiff, M. Forsting, N. Leygraf, M. Schedlowski, E. Gizewski

Visual processing of social context during mental state perception in schizophrenia
M.J. Green, J.H. Waldron, I. Simpson, M. Coltheart

A major single nucleotide polymorphism of the PDLIM5 gene associated with recurrent major depressive disorder
Z. Liu, W. Liu, Z. Xiao, G. Wang, S. Yin, F. Zhu, H. Wang, J. Cheng, X. Wang, X. He, W. Li

Prefrontal executive function and D1, D3, 5-HT2A and 5-HT6 receptor gene variations in healthy adults
H-Y Lane, Y-C Liu, C-L Huang, C-L Hsieh, Y-L Chang, L. Chang, Y-C Chang, W-H Chang

Chronic nicotine treatment induces rat CYP2D in the brain but notin the liver: an investigation of induction and time course
J. Yue, S. Miksys, E. Hoffmann, R.F. Tyndale

Reviewers • Examinateurs

List of people who reviewed submissions to the journal in 2007

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Fish oils for depression?
S.N. Young

March 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(2)


Do antidepressants really work?
P. Blier

Review Papers

Reduced subgenual cingulate volumes in mood disorders: a meta-analysis
T. Hajek, J. Kozeny, M. Kopecek, M. Alda, C. Höschl

Implication of the polyamine system in mental disorders
L.M. Fiori, G. Turecki

Research Papers

The auditory-visual integration of anger is impaired in alcoholism: an event-related potentials study
P. Maurage, P. Philippot, F. Joassin, L. Pauwels, T. Pham, E.A. Prieto, E. Palmero-Soler, F. Zanow, S. Campanella

Serotonin transporter genotype interacts with paroxetine plasma levels to influence depression treatment response in geriatric patients
F.E. Lotrich, B.G. Pollock, M. Kirshner, R.F. Ferrell, C.F. Reynolds III

Serotonin receptor subtype and p11 mRNA expression in stress-relevant brain regions of suicide and control subjects
H. Anisman, L. Du, M. Palkovits, G. Faludi, G.G. Kovacs, P. Szontagh-Kishazi, Z. Merali, M.O. Poulter

Brief Report

Rostral anterior cingulate volume predicts treatment response to cognitive-behavioural therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
R.A. Bryant, K. Felmingham, T.J. Whitford, A. Kemp, G. Hughes, A. Peduto, L.M. Williams

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Combined antidepressants and CBT for panic disorder with agoraphobia
N.J. Coupland

November 2009

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2009;34(6)


Bias in the research literature and conflict of interest: an issue for publishers, editors, reviewers and authors, and it is not just about the money
S.N. Young

Review Papers

Functional atlas of emotional faces processing: a voxel-based meta-analysis of 105 functional magnetic resonance imaging studies
P. Fusar-Poli, A. Placentino, F. Carletti, P. Landi, P. Allen, S. Surguladze, F. Benedetti, M. Abbamonte, R. Gasparotti, F. Barale, J. Perez, P. McGuire, P. Politi

A translational research approach to poor treatment response in patients with schizophrenia: clozapine–antipsychotic polypharmacy
W.G. Honer, R.M. Procyshyn, E.Y.H. Chen, G.W. MacEwan, A.M. Barr

Research Papers

Reduced cortical folding of the anterior cingulate cortex in obsessive–compulsive disorder
G. Shim, W.H. Jung, J.-S. Choi, M.H. Jung, J.H. Jang, J.-Y. Park, C.-H. Choi, D.-H. Kang, J.S. Kwon

Expression profiles of schizophrenia susceptibility genes during human prefrontal cortical development
K.H. Choi, M.E. Zepp, B.W. Higgs, C.S. Weickert, M.J. Webster

Visual sensory processing deficits in patients with bipolar disorder revealed through high-density electrical mapping
S. Yeap, S.P. Kelly, R.B. Reilly, J.H. Thakore, J.J. Foxe

Brief Report

Structural covariance in the hallucinating brain: a voxel-based morphometry study
G. Modinos, A. Vercammen, A. Mechelli, H. Knegtering, P.K. McGuire, A. Aleman

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Should we treat patients with very mild Alzheimer disease with a cholinesterase inhibitor?
S. Gauthier

May 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(3)


Maternal infection during pregnancy and schizophrenia
P. Boksa

Review paper

Is fetal brain monoamine oxidase inhibition the missing link between maternal smoking and conduct disorders?
R.D. Baler, N.D. Volkow, J.S. Fowler, H. Benveniste

Research Papers

Enhanced rostral anterior cingulate cortex activation during cognitive control is related to orbitofrontal volume reduction in unipolar depression
G. Wagner, K. Koch, C. Schachtzabel, J.R. Reichenbach, H. Sauer, R.G.M. Schlösser

Compensatory hyperactivations as markers of latent working memory dysfunctions in patients with obsessive–compulsive disorder: an fMRI study
I. Henseler, O. Gruber, S. Kraft, C. Krick, W. Reith, P. Falkai

Frontal lobe hypoperfusion and depressive symptoms in Alzheimer disease
N. Levy-Cooperman, A.M. Burhan, S. Rafi-Tari, M. Kusano, J. Ramirez, C. Caldwell, S.E. Black

Variable cortisol circadian rhythms in children with autism and anticipatory stress
B.A. Corbett, S. Mendoza, J.A. Wegelin, V. Carmean, S. Levine

Failure of language lateralization in schizophrenia patients: an ERP study on early linguistic components
C. Spironelli, A. Angrilli, L. Stegagno

Brief report

Short telomeres in patients with chronic schizophrenia who show a poor response to treatment
W.-Y. Yu, H.-W. Chang, C.-H. Lin, C.-L. Cho

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Subacute alteration in level of consciousness in a woman with psychotic depression
Z. Samaan, G. MacQueen

September 2009

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2009;34(5)


Rethinking scientific meetings: an imperative in an era of climate change
S.N. Young

Review Paper

Magnetic resonance imaging and prediction of outcome in patients with major depression
G.M. MacQueen

Research Papers

Effects of overnight sleep restriction on brain chemistry and mood in women with unipolar depression and healthy controls
D. Bernier, R. Bartha, S. Devarajan, F.P. MacMaster, M.H. Schmidt, B. Rusak

Candidate genes involved in neural plasticity and the risk for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a meta-analysis of 8 common variants
D.A. Forero, G.H. Arboleda, R. Vasquez, H. Arboleda

Depressive symptoms and brain volumes in older adults: a longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging study
V.M. Dotson, C. Davatzikos, M.A. Kraut, S.M. Resnick

Impact of acute tryptophan depletion on mood and eating-related urges in bulimic and nonbulimic women
K.R. Bruce, H. Steiger, S.N. Young, N.M.K.N.Y. Kin, M. Israël, M. Lévesque

Brief Report

Reduced amygdala and hippocampus size in trauma-exposed women with borderline personality disorder and with outposttraumatic stress disorder
G. Weniger, C. Lange, U. Sachsse, E. Irle

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Treatment of insomnia in posttraumatic stress disorder
N.J. Coupland