Myelin, myelin-related disorders, and psychosis.

  title={Myelin, myelin-related disorders, and psychosis.},
  author={Michelle I Mighdoll and Ran Tao and Joel Edward Kleinman and Thomas Michael Hyde},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  volume={161 1},
The neuropathological basis of schizophrenia and related psychoses remains elusive despite intensive scientific investigation. Symptoms of psychosis have been reported in a number of conditions where normal myelin development is interrupted. The nature, location, and timing of white matter pathology seem to be key factors in the development of psychosis, especially during the critical adolescent period of association area myelination. Numerous lines of evidence implicate myelin and… CONTINUE READING