Monthly Archives: August 2015

Researchers Use Brain Scans to Predict Response to Antipsychotic Medications

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MANHASSET, NY – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered that brain scans can be used to predict patients’ response to antipsychotic drug treatment. The findings are published online in the latest issue of The American Journal of Psychiatry. Psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, are characterized by delusions, hallucinations, and… read more

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Feinstein Institute Investigator and NY Legislators Support $1B Bond for Alzheimer’s Research

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The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research hosted US Rep. Steve Israel, State Assemblyman Charles Lavine and Senator David Carlucci, along with representatives from Cold Spring Harbor Labs, the Alzheimer’s Association, Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation and Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, to discuss a $1 billion bond issue funding medical research in Alzheimer’s disease. At an estimated… read more

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