The changing roles and targets for animal models of schizophrenia.

  title={The changing roles and targets for animal models of schizophrenia.},
  author={Clinton D. Kilts},
  journal={Biological psychiatry},
  volume={50 11},
Unlike disorders of other fields of medicine (eg., diabetes, heart disease), schizophrenia has been only marginally impacted by the study of animal models. This gap reflects the incomplete understanding of the causes and mechanisms of schizophrenia and the resulting lack of defined targets for model development. However, prior attempts at modeling in animals the complex symptoms of schizophrenia have given way to more promising component models. This review will address the evolving field of… CONTINUE READING
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