Podcast interview from Weekendavisen about estrogen and the brain – in Danish

  Østrogen og skarpe hjerner   Listen her: Source: https://www.weekendavisen.dk/2020-39/24spoergsmaal/oestrogen-og-skarpe-hjerner →Read more

Predicting Treatment Outcome in Major Depressive Disorder Using Serotonin 4 Receptor PET Brain Imaging, Functional MRI, Cognitive-, EEG-Based, and Peripheral Biomarkers: A NeuroPharm Open Label Clinical Trial Protocol.

Related Articles Predicting Treatment Outcome in Major Depressive Disorder Using Serotonin 4 Receptor PET Brain Imaging, Functional MRI, Cognitive-, EEG-Based, and Peripheral Biomarkers: A NeuroPharm Open Label Clinical Trial Protocol. Front Psychiatry. 2020;11:641 Authors: Köhler-Forsberg K, Jorgensen A, Dam VH, Stenbæk DS, Fisher PM, Ip CT, Ganz M, Poulsen HE, Giraldi A, Ozenne B, Jørgensen […]? →Read more

Article from Videnskab.dk about my latest Contraceptive pill research

Endnu et studie viser, hvordan p-piller ændrer på kvinders hjernekemi Read more here: https://videnskab.dk/krop-sundhed/endnu-et-studie-viser-hvordan-p-piller-aendrer-paa-kvinders-hjernekemi     →Read more

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Hormonal sensitivity and brain function: Do oral contraceptives distort serotonergic brain architecture and does discontinuation restore it? FORSKNINGSPROJEKT 1 SUNDHED OG SYGDOM 2020 link MODTAGER Vibe Gedsø Frøkjær RIGSHOSPITALET BEVILGET BELØB 2.051.690 kr Women who use oral contraceptives face an increased risk of developing depressive episodes. We do not know why. Recent cross-sectional findings from our […]? →Read more

Pharmacological sex hormone manipulation as a risk model for depression.

Related Articles Pharmacological sex hormone manipulation as a risk model for depression. J Neurosci Res. 2020 May 12;: Authors: Frokjaer VG Abstract Sex hormone transition may trigger severe depressive episodes in some women. In order to map mechanisms related to such phenomena we developed a pharmacological preclinical human model using sex hormone manipulation with gonadotropin […]? →Read more

Identification of a Serotonin 2A Receptor Subtype of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders With Pimavanserin: The Sub-Sero Proof-of-Concept Trial Protocol.

Related Articles Identification of a Serotonin 2A Receptor Subtype of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders With Pimavanserin: The Sub-Sero Proof-of-Concept Trial Protocol. Front Pharmacol. 2020;11:591 Authors: Baltzersen OB, Meltzer HY, Frokjaer VG, Raghava JM, Baandrup L, Fagerlund B, Larsson HBW, Fibiger HC, Glenthøj BY, Knudsen GM, Ebdrup BH Abstract Background: All current approved antipsychotic drugs against schizophrenia […]? →Read more

Hot and cold cognitive disturbances in antidepressant-free patients with major depressive disorder: a NeuroPharm study.

Related Articles Hot and cold cognitive disturbances in antidepressant-free patients with major depressive disorder: a NeuroPharm study. Psychol Med. 2020 Apr 22;:1-10 Authors: Dam VH, Stenbæk DS, Köhler-Forsberg K, Ip C, Ozenne B, Sahakian BJ, Knudsen GM, Jørgensen MB, Frokjaer VG Abstract BACKGROUND: Cognitive disturbances are common and disabling features of major depressive disorder (MDD). […]? →Read more

Psychometric Properties and Validation of the EMOTICOM Test Battery in a Healthy Danish Population.

Related Articles Psychometric Properties and Validation of the EMOTICOM Test Battery in a Healthy Danish Population. Front Psychol. 2019;10:2660 Authors: Dam VH, Thystrup CK, Jensen PS, Bland AR, Mortensen EL, Elliott R, Sahakian BJ, Knudsen GM, Frokjaer VG, Stenbæk DS Abstract Disruptions in hot cognition, i.e., the processing of emotionally salient information, are prevalent in […]? →Read more

Different preprocessing strategies lead to different conclusions: A [11C]DASB-PET reproducibility study.

Related Articles Different preprocessing strategies lead to different conclusions: A [11C]DASB-PET reproducibility study. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2019 Oct 01;:271678X19880450 Authors: Nørgaard M, Ganz M, Svarer C, Frokjaer VG, Greve DN, Strother SC, Knudsen GM Abstract Positron emission tomography (PET) neuroimaging provides unique possibilities to study biological processes in vivo under basal and interventional conditions. […]? →Read more

Optimization of preprocessing strategies in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) neuroimaging: A [11C]DASB PET study.

Related Articles Optimization of preprocessing strategies in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) neuroimaging: A [11C]DASB PET study. Neuroimage. 2019 Jun 01;: Authors: Nørgaard M, Ganz M, Svarer C, Frokjaer VG, Greve DN, Strother SC, Knudsen GM Abstract Positron Emission Tomography (PET) is an important neuroimaging tool to quantify the distribution of specific molecules in the brain. […]? →Read more