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  • Mikhail V Pletnikov, Yavuz Ayhan, +6 authors Christopher A. Ross
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Molecular Psychiatry
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 February 2008)
  • A strong candidate gene for schizophrenia and major mental disorders, disrupted-in-schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) was first described in a large Scottish family in which a balanced chromosomal translocationContinue Reading
  • Yavuz Ayhan, Bagrat N. Abazyan, +10 authors Mikhail V Pletnikov
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Molecular Psychiatry
  • 2011 (First Publication: 5 January 2010)
  • Strong genetic evidence implicates mutations and polymorphisms in the gene Disrupted-In-Schizophrenia-1 (DISC1) as risk factors for both schizophrenia and mood disorders. Recent studies have shownContinue Reading
  • Hanna Jaaro-Peled, Yavuz Ayhan, Mikhail V Pletnikov, Akira Sawa
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Schizophrenia bulletin
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 March 2010)
  • Schizophrenia is a condition that impairs higher brain functions, some of which are specific to humans. After identification of susceptibility genes for schizophrenia, many efforts have been made toContinue Reading
  • M V Ovanesov, Yavuz Ayhan, Candie Wolbert, Krisztina Moldovan, Christian J Sauder, Mikhail V Pletnikov
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Neuroinflammation
  • 2008 (First Publication: 11 November 2008)
  • Neonatal Borna disease virus (BDV) infection of the rat brain is associated with microglial activation and damage to certain neuronal populations. Since persistent BDV infection of neurons isContinue Reading