GABAergic inhibitory neurons as therapeutic targets for cognitive impairment in schizophrenia

@article{Xu2018GABAergicIN,
  title={GABAergic inhibitory neurons as therapeutic targets for cognitive impairment in schizophrenia},
  author={Meng-yi Xu and Albert Hung Choy Wong},
  journal={Acta Pharmacologica Sinica},
  year={2018},
  volume={39},
  pages={733-753}
}
Schizophrenia is considered primarily as a cognitive disorder. However, functional outcomes in schizophrenia are limited by the lack of effective pharmacological and psychosocial interventions for cognitive impairment. GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) interneurons are the main inhibitory neurons in the central nervous system (CNS), and they play a critical… CONTINUE READING