The role of neurotrophins in bipolar disorder.

  title={The role of neurotrophins in bipolar disorder.},
  author={Gustavo Scola and Ana C Andreazza},
  journal={Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry},
Bipolar disorder (BD) is a chronic psychiatric illness of which the pathophysiology remains partially unknown. Abnormalities of neurotrophins and other trophic factors orchestrate important alterations which could be implicated in the etiology of BD. Therefore, the main objective of this review is to examine the recent findings and critically evaluate the potential role of neurotrophins that may allow us to substantially improve the development of novel treatments. The most recently published… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 7 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
10 Citations
81 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 81 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…