The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Company Profile

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The nation’s largest private funder of mental health research, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has awarded close to $300 million in NARSAD Grants to more than 3,300 scientists worldwide since 1987. Dedicated to identifying the causes, improving treatments and developing prevention strategies for mental illnesses that affect an overwhelming one-in-four people in the United States, the Foundation was formerly known as NARSAD (an acronym for National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression).

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Brain & Behavior Research Foundation awards 2017 Outstanding Achievement Prizes

(Brain & Behavior Research Foundation) The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation honored nine scientists with its 2017 Outstanding Achievement Prizes for their work in schizophrenia, mood disorders, ch...

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation awards distinguished investigator grants

(Brain & Behavior Research Foundation) The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation awards its Distinguished Investigator Grants valued at $1.7 million to 17 scientists, who are full professors or the equ...

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation announces 30th Annual Young Investigator grants

(Brain & Behavior Research Foundation) The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation announced the 30th annual awarding of its Young Investigator Grants valued at more than $13.6 million to 196 of the worl...

Study investigates how brain lesions can contribute to criminal behavior

New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences indicates that lesions to brain areas in individuals exhibiting criminal behavior all fall within a particular brain netwo...

Brain Lesions May Explain Criminal Behavior

A temporal connection between brain lesions in areas of the brain involved in moral decision making may explain a predisposition to criminal behavior, according to new research. Medscape Medical New...

Research findings reveal which brain region stimulates divergent behavior

Have you ever been stuck in a rut, going through the same motions day in and day out? How do you motivate to change your behavior?

Brain lesions, criminal behavior linked to moral decision-making network

When brain lesions occur within the brain network responsible for morality and value-based decision-making, they can predispose a person toward criminal behavior, according to new research.

Research reveals how rabies can induce frenzied behavior

(University of Alaska Fairbanks) Scientists may finally understand how the rabies virus can drastically change its host's behavior to help spread the disease, which kills about 59,000 people annually....

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Neuromodulators for Functional GI Disorders (Disorders of Gut-Brain Interaction): A Rome Foundation Working Team Report.

Central neuromodulators (antidepressants, antipsychotics and other CNS targeted medications) are increasingly used for treatment of functional GI disorders (FGIDs), now recognized as disorders of gut-...

Gambling Disorder in Veterans: A Review of the Literature and Implications for Future Research.

To review the scientific literature examining gambling behavior in military veterans in order to summarize factors associated with gambling behavior in this population. Database searches were employed...

Neurocircuitry of aggression and aggression seeking behavior: nose poking into brain circuitry controlling aggression.

Aggression is an innate behavior that helps individuals succeed in environments with limited resources. Over the past few decades, neurobiologists have identified neural circuits that promote and modu...

Age and impulsive behavior in drug addiction: A review of past research and future directions.

Impulsive behavior is implicated in the initiation, maintenance, and relapse of drug-seeking behaviors involved in drug addiction. Research shows that changes in impulsive behavior across the lifespan...

Sex-Specific Epigenetics: Implications for Environmental Studies of Brain and Behavior.

This review discusses the current state of knowledge on sex differences in the epigenetic regulation in the brain and highlights its relevance for the environmental studies of brain and behavior.

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Brain Development Research Program

Dr. Elliott Sherr and his collaborators at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) are studying the genetic causes of disorders of cognition and epilepsy, in particular disorders of...

The Effect of Early Iron Deficiency on Developmental Brain and Behavior in Infants

The purpose of this project to examine brain functions and behavior related to ID including sensory ,motor, cognitive and social /emotional functioning, and address unanswered questions ab...

Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry

The Alpha-1 Foundation Research Registry is a confidential database made up of individuals diagnosed with severe alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1) or the carrier state.

Acute Cognitive and Neurobehavioral Intervention: Efficacy Evaluation

To learn more about behavior and everyday functioning after brain injury, and to learn if behavior and functioning gets better with more education about changes after brain injury.

Effects of Social Gaze Training on Brain and Behavior in Fragile X Syndrome

The purpose of the study is to evaluate a 2-3 day treatment probe targeted to improving social gaze behavior in children with fragile X syndrome (FXS). The investigators will use the princ...

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The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

The nation’s largest private funder of mental health research, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has awarded close to $300 million in NARSAD Grants to more than 3,3...

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LoveYourBrain Foundation

LoveYourBrain Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of life for people affected by brain injury. We are a growing family of like minded individu...

The Lisa Colagrossi Foundation

The Lisa Colagrossi Foundation (TLCF) is the leader in raising awareness and education to help diagnose and treat brain aneurysms. TLCF's primary focus is to communicate the si...

American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

The Annual Meeting is one of the world's leading forums for the exchange of cutting edge scientific information about the brain, behavior, and psychotropic drugs. The Annual Meeting provides an opport...

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