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

July 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(4)


Advances in neurobiology, assessment and treatment of female-specific mood disorders
M. Steiner

Review papers

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder: burden of illness and treatment update
T. Pearlstein, M. Steiner

Perinatal depression: treatment options and dilemmas
T. Pearlstein

Sex steroid–related candidate genes in psychiatric disorders
L. Westberg, E. Eriksson

Reproductive hormone sensitivity and risk for depression across the female life cycle: A continuum of vulnerability?
C.N. Soares, B. Zitek


Short telomeres in patients with chronic schizophrenia who show a poor response to treatment

Research Paper

A new, female-specific irritability rating scale
L. Born, G. Koren, E. Lin, M. Steiner

CCNP News and Views

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2008 Award Winners

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Treating depression during pregnancy
M. Steiner

September 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(5)


The neurobiology of human social behaviour: an important but neglected topic
S.N. Young

Review papers

Diabetes mellitus during pregnancy and increased risk of schizophrenia in offspring: a review of the evidence and putative mechanisms
R.J. Van Lieshout, L.P. Voruganti

Provocation of obsessive–compulsive symptoms: a quantitative voxel-based meta-analysis of functional neuroimaging studies
J.-Y. Rotge, D. Guehl, B. Dilharreguy, E. Cuny, J. Tignol, B. Bioulac, M. Allard, P. Burbaud, B. Aouizerate

Research Papers

The neural networks of inhibitory control in posttraumatic stress disorder
E. Falconer, R. Bryant, K.L. Felmingham, A.H. Kemp, E. Gordon, A. Peduto, G. Olivieri, L.M. Williams

Effect of hippocampal and amygdala volumes on clinical outcomes in major depression: a 3-year prospective magnetic resonance imaging study
T. Frodl, M. Jäger, I. Smajstrlova, C. Born, R. Bottlender, T. Palladino, M. Reiser, H.-J. Möller, E.M. Meisenzahl

Cerebral ventricular volume and temperamental difficulties in infancy. The Generation R Study
S.J. Roza, P.P. Govaert, M.H. Lequin, V.W.V. Jaddoe, H.A. Moll, E.A.P. Steegers, A. Hofman, F.C. Verhulst, H. Tiemeier

Microstructural thalamic changes in schizophrenia: a combined anatomic and diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging study
N. Agarwal, G. Rambaldelli, C. Perlini, N. Dusi, O. Kitis, M. Bellani, R. Cerini, M. Isola, A. Versace, M. Balestrieri, A. Gasparini, R. Pozzi Mucelli, M. Tansella, P. Brambilla

Brief Reports

BDNF protein levels are decreased in transformed lymphoblasts from lithium-responsive patients with bipolar disorder
M. Tseng, M. Alda, L. Xu, X. Sun, J.-F. Wang, P. Grof, G. Turecki, G. Rouleau, T.L. Young

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Smoking cessation: the psychiatrist’s role
N.J. Delva

May 2009

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2009;34(3)

Editorial • Éditorial

Moving past the “neuroncentric” perspective: a role for glia in neuropsychiatric disorders
A.Y. Lai, K.S. Dhami, K.G. Todd

Research Papers • Articles de recherche

Predictors of nonresponse to cognitive behavioural therapy or venlafaxine using glucose metabolism in major depressive disorder
J.Z. Konarski, S.H. Kennedy, Z.V. Segal, M.A. Lau, P.J. Bieling, R.S. McIntyre, H.S. Mayberg

Neuregulin 1 genetic variation and anterior cingulum integrity in patients with schizophrenia and healthy controls
F. Wang, T. Jiang, Z. Sun, S. Teng, X. Luo, Z. Zhu, Y. Zang, H. Zhang, W. Yue, M. Qu, T. Lu, N. Hong, H. Huang, H.P. Blumberg, D. Zhang

Alterations in default network connectivity in posttraumatic stress disorder related to early-life trauma
R.L. Bluhm, P.C. Williamson, E.A. Osuch, P.A. Frewen, T.K. Stevens, K. Boksman, R.W.J. Neufeld, J. Théberge, R.A. Lanius

Positive association of the pericentrin (PCNT) gene with major depressive disorder in the Japanese population
S. Numata, J. Iga, M. Nakataki, S. Tayoshi, T. Tanahashi, M. Itakura, S. Ueno, T. Ohmori

Positive association between the PDLIM5 gene and bipolar disorder in the Chinese Han population
T. Zhao, Y. Liu, P. Wang, S. Li, D. Zhou, D. Zhang, Z. Chen, T. Wang, H. Xu, G. Feng, L. He, L. Yu

Influence of androgen receptor repeat polymorphisms on personality traits in men
L. Westberg, S. Henningsson, M. Landén, K. Annerbrink, J. Melke, S. Nilsson, R. Rosmond, G. Holm, H. Anckarsäter, E. Eriksson

Emotional learning during dissociative states in borderline personality disorder
U.W. Ebner-Priemer, J. Mauchnik, N. Kleindienst, C. Schmahl, M. Peper, M.Z. Rosenthal, H. Flor, M. Bohus

Effects of sustained serotonin reuptake inhibition on the firing of dopamine neurons in the rat ventral tegmental area
E. Dremencov, M. El Mansari, P. Blier

Commentary • Commentaire

Effects of gut microbiota on the brain: implications for psychiatry
K.-A. Neufeld, J.A. Foster

Brief Report / Rapport sommaire

Dimethylated lysine 9 of histone 3 is elevated in schizophrenia and exhibits a divergent response to histone deacetylase inhibitors in lymphocyte cultures
D.P. Gavin, C. Rosen, K. Chase, D.R. Grayson, N. Tun, R.P. Sharma

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician • Psychopharmacologie pratique

Treatment of comorbid tobacco use in people with serious mental illness
K. Lising-Enriquez, T.P. George

November 2008

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2008;33(6)


What is the best treatment for bipolar depression?
L.T. Young

Review paper

The mediodorsal thalamic nucleus and schizophrenia
R. Alelú-Paz, J.M. Giménez-Amaya

Research Papers

Serotonin2A receptor binding potential in people with aggressive and violent behaviour
J.H. Meyer, A.A. Wilson, P. Rusjan, M. Clark, S. Houle, S. Woodside, J. Arrowood, K. Martin, M. Colleton

Hippocampus and amygdala morphology in adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
E. Perlov, A. Philipsen, L. Tebartz van Elst, D. Ebert, J. Henning, S. Maier, E. Bubl, B. Hesslinger

Effects of mood stabilizers on DNA damage in an animal model of mania
A.C. Andreazza, M. Kauer-Sant’Anna, B.N. Frey, L. Stertz, C. Zanotto, L. Ribeiro, K. Giasson, S.S. Valvassori, G.Z. Réus, M. Salvador, J. Quevedo, C.A. Gonçalves, F. Kapczinski

Alterations of white matter integrity in adults with major depressive disorder: a magnetic resonance imaging study
K. Zou, X. Huang, T. Li, Q. Gong, Z. Li, L. Ou-yang, W. Deng, Q. Chen, C. Li, Y. Ding, X. Sun

A comparison of affected and unaffected relatives of patients with bipolar disorder using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
T. Hajek, D. Bernier, C. Slaney, L. Propper, M. Schmidt, N. Carrey, G. MacQueen, A. Duffy, M. Alda

Serotonin1B heteroreceptor activation induces an antidepressant-like effect in mice with an alteration of the serotonergic system
F. Chenu, D.J.P. David, I. Leroux-Nicollet, E. Le Maître, A.M. Gardier, M. Bourin

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Implementing antiobesity treatment in a patient with a mood disorder
V.H. Taylor

July 2009

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2009;34(4)


On the neurobiology of hallucinations
P. Boksa

Research Papers

3-Nitrotyrosine and glutathione antioxidant system in patients in the early and late stages of bipolar disorder
A.C. Andreazza, F. Kapczinski, M. Kauer-Sant’Anna, J.C. Walz, D.J. Bond, C.A. Gonçalves, L.T. Young, L.N. Yatham

Enhancement of the function of rat serotonin and norepinephrine neurons by sustained vagus nerve stimulation
S. Manta, J. Dong, G. Debonnel, P. Blier

Alcohol dependence–related increase of glial cell density in the anterior cingulate cortex of suicide completers
C. Hercher, M. Parent, C. Flores, L. Canetti, G. Turecki, N. Mechawar

Hippocampus and amygdala volumes in patients with borderline personality disorder with or without posttraumatic stress disorder
C. Schmahl, K. Berne, A. Krause, N. Kleindienst, G. Valerius, E. Vermetten, M. Bohus

Amygdala and insula response to emotional images in patients with generalized social anxiety disorder
S.G. Shah, H. Klumpp, M. Angstadt, P.J. Nathan, K.L. Phan

Emotion-elicited gamma synchrony in patients with first-episode schizophrenia: a neural correlate of social cognition outcomes
L.M. Williams, T.J. Whitford, M. Nagy, G. Flynn, A.W.F. Harris, S.M. Silverstein, E. Gordon

Increased whole-body auditory startle reflex and autonomic reactivity in children with anxiety disorders
M.J. Bakker, M.A.J. Tijssen, J.N. van der Meer, J.H.T.M. Koelman, F. Boer

Serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor and peripheral indicators of the serotonin system in underweight and weight-recovered adolescent girls and women with anorexia nervosa
S. Ehrlich, H. Salbach-Andrae, S. Eckart, J.V. Merle, R. Burghardt, E. Pfeiffer, L. Franke, R. Uebelhack, U. Lehmkuhl, R. Hellweg

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Bariatric surgery in patients with bipolar disorder: an emerging issue
V.H. Taylor, M. Misra

January 2010

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2010;35(1)


Bioanalytical inaccuracy: a threat to the integrity and efficiency of research
S.N. Young, G.M. Anderson

Research Papers

The contribution of hypersalience to the “jumping to conclusions” bias associated with delusions in schizophrenia
W.J. Speechley, J.C. Whitman, T.S. Woodward

Doxycycline inhibits proinflammatory cytokines but not acute cerebral cytogenesis after hypoxia–ischemia in neonatal rats
L.L. Jantzie, K.G. Todd

Hippocampal subdivision and amygdalar volumes in patients in an at-risk mental state for schizophrenia
H. Witthaus, U. Mendes, M. Brüne, S. Özgürdal, G. Bohner, Y. Gudlowski, P. Kalus, N. Andreasen, A. Heinz, R. Klingebiel, G. Juckel

Differential patterns of initial and sustained responses in amygdala and cortical regions to emotional stimuli in schizophrenia patients and healthy participants
P. Salgado-Pineda, E. Fakra, P. Delaveau, A.R. Hariri, O. Blin

Social cognition mediates illness-related and cognitive influences on social function in patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders
J. Addington, T.A. Girard, B.K. Christensen, D. Addington

Brief Reports

Structural abnormality of the substantia nigra in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
M. Romanos, D.Weise, M. Schliesser, M. Schecklmann, J. Löffler, A. Warnke, M. Gerlach, J. Classen, C. Mehler-Wex

Circulating plasmalogen levels and Alzheimer Disease Assessment Scale–Cognitive scores in Alzheimer patients
P.L. Wood, R. Mankidy, S. Ritchie, D. Heath, J.A. Wood, J. Flax, D.B. Goodenowe

CCNP News and Views

In memoriam: Dr. Samarthji Lal

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Treatment of bipolar disorder with comorbid migraine
A. Ortiz, M. Alda

July 2010

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2010;35(4)


The well of novel antidepressants: running dry
P. Blier

Review Paper

Continuing the search for the engram: examining the mechanism of fear memories
S.A. Josselyn

Research Papers

Brain volumes in psychotic youth with schizophrenia and mood disorders
M. El-Sayed, R.G. Steen, M.D. Poe, T.C. Bethea, G. Gerig, J. Lieberman, L. Sikich

Clinical correlations of grey matter reductions in the caudate nucleus of adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
L.G. Almeida Montes, J. Ricardo-Garcell, L. Barajas De La Torre, H. Prado Alcántara, R.B. Martínez García, A. Fernández-Bouzas, D. Ávila Acosta

Differential effects of serotonergic and noradrenergic antidepressants on brain activity during a cognitive control task and neurofunctional prediction of treatment outcome in patients with depression
G. Wagner, K. Koch, C. Schachtzabel, T. Sobanski, J.R. Reichenbach, H. Sauer, R.G.M Schlösser

Switching between executive and default mode networks in posttraumatic stress disorder: alterations in functional connectivity
J.K. Daniels, A.C. McFarlane, R.L. Bluhm, K.A. Moores, C.R. Clark, M.E. Shaw, P.C. Williamson, M. Densmore, R.A. Lanius

Emotion brain alterations in anorexia nervosa: a candidate biological marker and implications for treatment
A. Hatch, S. Madden, M.R. Kohn, S. Clarke, S. Touyz, E. Gordon, L.M. Williams

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Options for the treatment of febrile catatonia
G. Northoff



March 2010

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2010;35(2)


Gamma oscillations and schizophrenia
S. Williams, P. Boksa

Review Paper

Does neuroimaging research examining the pathophysiology of posttraumatic stress disorder require medication-free patients?
R.A. Lanius, C.R. Brewin, J.D. Bremner, J.K. Daniels, M.J. Friedman, I. Liberzon, A. McFarlane, P.P. Schnurr, L. Shin, M. Stein, E. Vermetten

CCNP News and Views

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2009 Award Winners

Research Papers

Correlation between errors on the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test and the availability of striatal dopamine transporters in healthy volunteers
P.C. Hsieh, T.L. Yeh, I.H. Lee, H.C. Huang, P.S. Chen, Y.K. Yang, N.T. Chiu, R.B. Lu, M.-H. Liao

Hippocampal and caudate volume reductions in antipsychotic-naive first-episode schizophrenia
B.H. Ebdrup, B. Glenthøj, H. Rasmussen, B. Aggernaes, A.R. Langkilde, O.B. Paulson, H. Lublin, A. Skimminge, W. Baaré

Neural circuitry of emotional face processing in autism spectrum disorders
C.S. Monk, S.-J. Weng, J.L. Wiggins, N. Kurapati, H.M.C. Louro, M. Carrasco, J. Maslowsky, S. Risi, C. Lord

Longitudinal study of carbon monoxide intoxication by diffusion tensor imaging with neuropsychiatric correlation
C.-C. Chang, W.-N. Chang, C.-C. Lui, J.-J. Wang, C.-F. Chen, Y.-C. Lee, S.-S. Chen, Y.-T. Lin, C.-W. Huang, C. Chen

Brief Report

Reduced amygdalar and hippocampal size in adults with generalized social phobia
E. Irle, M. Ruhleder, C. Lange, U. Seidler-Brandler, S. Salzer, P. Dechent, G. Weniger, E. Leibing, F. Leichsenring

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

Tryptophan for refractory bipolar spectrum disorder and sleep-phase delay
R.G. Cooke, R.D. Levitan

May 2010

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2010;35(3)


Clozapine: a distinct, poorly understood and under-used molecule
R. Joober, P. Boksa

Research Papers

Medial prefrontal cortex activity during memory encoding of pictures and its relation to symptomatic improvement after citalopram treatment in patients with major depression
M. Roy, P.-O. Harvey, M.T. Berlim, F. Mamdani, M.-M. Beaulieu, G. Turecki, M. Lepage

Neural correlates of viewing photographs of one’s own body and another woman’s body in anorexia and bulimia nervosa: an fMRI study
S. Vocks, M. Busch, D. Grönemeyer, D. Schulte, S. Herpertz, B. Suchan

Pain sensitivity and neural processing during dissociative states in patients with borderline personality disorder with and without comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder: a pilot study
P. Ludäscher, G. Valerius, C. Stiglmayr, J. Mauchnik, R.A. Lanius, M. Bohus, C. Schmahl

Multisensory integration of emotionally valenced olfactory–visual information in patients with schizophrenia and healthy controls
J. Seubert, J. Loughead, T. Kellermann, F. Boers, C.M. Brensinger, U. Habel

Elevated levels of kynurenic acid in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with bipolar disorder
S.K. Olsson, M. Samuelsson, P. Saetre, L. Lindström, E.G. Jönsson, C. Nordin, G. Engberg, S. Erhardt, M. Landén

CCNP News and Views

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2010 Award Winners

Letters to the Editor

Hippocampal volume reduction specific for later transition to psychosis or substance-associated effects?
Stefan Borgwardt, Renata Smieskova, Kerstin Bendfeldt, Eva Bühlmann, Gregor Berger, Jacqueline Aston, Ute Gschwandtner, Marlon Pflueger, Rolf-Dieter Stieglitz, Anita Riecher-Rössler, Ernst-Wilhelm Radue, MD, PhD

Hippocampal alterations in ultra-high risk patients are independent from medication and cannabis use
Henning Witthaus, Martin Brüne, Georg Juckel

Psychopharmacology for the Clinician

The overdiagnosis of bipolar disorder
I. Iordache, N.C. Low