Biomarkers in schizophrenia: A focus on blood based diagnostics and theranostics.

@article{Lai2016BiomarkersIS,
  title={Biomarkers in schizophrenia: A focus on blood based diagnostics and theranostics.},
  author={Chi-Yu Lai and Elizabeth Scarr and Madhara Udawela and Ian Everall and Wei J. Chen and Brian Dean},
  journal={World journal of psychiatry},
  year={2016},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={102-17}
}
Identifying biomarkers that can be used as diagnostics or predictors of treatment response (theranostics) in people with schizophrenia (Sz) will be an important step towards being able to provide personalized treatment. Findings from the studies in brain tissue have not yet been translated into biomarkers that are practical in clinical use because brain biopsies are not acceptable and neuroimaging techniques are expensive and the results are inconclusive. Thus, in recent years, there has been… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 8 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS