JANSSEN SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM: Has anything changed with mortality in schizophrenia?

The talk was interesting and informative, where the presenters focused on the factors influencing the mortality of patients with schizophrenia (SZ). Previous research showed that SZ patients tend to live 15 years less than the general population, in which such lower life expectancy is found to be associated with the factors including cardiovascular disease, less […]

SYMPOSIUM 7: The opiate system in addiction: latest findings from substance and behavioral addictions

It is clear that the opiate system is not just involved in addictions from opiate substances but plays a critical role in the reward system and is implicated in a variety of substance and behavioral addictions. This symposium brought together an international panel of experts to survey the state-of-the art neurobiology underpinning opiate system in […]