GSK-3 parameters in lymphocytes of schizophrenic patients.

  title={GSK-3 parameters in lymphocytes of schizophrenic patients.},
  author={Carmit Nadri and Nitsan Kozlovsky and Galila Agam and Yuly Bersudsky},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  volume={112 1},
Glycogen synthase kinase-3 (GSK-3) is a highly conserved serine/threonine protein kinase that is involved in the signal transduction cascades of multiple cellular processes. GSK-3 has two isoforms, designated alpha and beta. GSK-3beta protein levels and GSK-3 enzyme activity have been reported to be reduced by over 40% in postmortem frontal cortex of schizophrenic patients. GSK-3 is also present in peripheral tissue such as lymphocytes. In this study we aimed to find whether the reduction in… CONTINUE READING


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