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    • Association of biomarkers and depressive symptoms in schizophrenia 

      Noto, Cristiano Souza [UNIFESP]; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Belangero, Sintia Iole [UNIFESP]; Smith, Marilia de Arruda Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Aguiar, Bianca Wollenhaupt de; Panizzuti, Bruna; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Gama, Clarissa Severino; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2011-11-21)
      Emergence of depressive symptoms in schizophrenia results in a deteriorating course and poor prognosis. Schizophrenia and depressive disorder are both associated with low levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) ...

    • Early life stress decreases hippocampal BDNF content and exacerbates recognition memory deficits induced by repeated D-amphetamine exposure 

      Martins de Lima, Maria Noemia; Presti-Torres, Juliana; Vedana, Gustavo; Alcalde, Luisa Azambuja; Stertz, Laura; Fries, Gabriel Rodrigo; Roesler, Rafael; Andersen, Monica Levy [UNIFESP]; Quevedo, Joao; Kapczinski, Flavio; Schroeder, Nadja (Elsevier B.V., 2011-10-10)
      Adverse experiences early in life may have profound influences on brain development, for example, determining alterations in response to psychostimulant drugs, an increased risk of developing a substance abuse disorder, ...

    • Effects of the brain-derived neurotropic factor variant Val66Met on cortical structure in late childhood and early adolescence 

      de Araujo, Celia Maria [UNIFESP]; Zugman, Andre [UNIFESP]; Swardfager, Walter; Nogueira Belangero, Sintia Iole [UNIFESP]; Ota, Vanessa Kiyomi [UNIFESP]; Spindola, Leticia Maria [UNIFESP]; Hakonarson, Hakon; Pellegrino, Renata; Gadelha, Ary [UNIFESP]; Salum, Giovanni Abrahao; Pan, Pedro Mario [UNIFESP]; de Moura, Luciana Monteiro; Del Aquilla, Marco [UNIFESP]; Picon, Felipe Almeida; Amaro, Edson, Jr.; Sato, Joao Ricardo; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP]; Grassi-Oliveira, Rodrigo; Rohde, Luis Augusto P.; Miguel, Euripedes Constantino; Bressan, Rodrigo A. [UNIFESP]; Jackowski, Andrea Parolin [UNIFESP] (Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2018)
      Background: The brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met polymorphism (rs6265) has been associated with several neuropsychiatric disorders and regional structural brain changes in adults, but little is known about ...

    • Os exercícios aeróbio e resistido melhoram a memória espacial de ratos por mecanismos diferentes 

      Cassilhas, Ricardo Cardoso [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2011-03-30)
      A growing body of scientific evidence indicates that exercise has a positive impact on human health and on neurological health in particular. Effects such as increased BDNF and IGF-1 neurotrophic activity are induced by ...

    • Qualitative analysis of hippocampal plastic changes in rats with epilepsy supplemented with oral omega-3 fatty acids 

      Cysneiros, Roberta M.; Ferrari, Danuza [UNIFESP]; Arida, Ricardo M. [UNIFESP]; Terra, Vera C.; Almeida, Antonio-Carlos G. de; Cavalheiro, Esper A. [UNIFESP]; Scorza, Fulvio A. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-01-01)
      Studies have provided evidence of the important effects of omega-3 fatty acid on the brain in neurological conditions, including epilepsy. Previous data have indicated that omega-3 fatty acids lead to prevention of status ...