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"Spectacles" TV show interview

Wally Prechter and Dr. Sue O'Shea from our stem cell lab are interviewed on Bloomfield Township Community TV

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Dr. Mower Provost receives the Oscar Stern Award for Depression Research

The award will support her research into how variation in mood affects variation in emotion perception

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First stem cell study of bipolar disorder yields promising results

New stem cell research published by investigators from the Prechter Fund may help scientists better understand bipolar disorder, and test new treatments for it. 

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Ask the Doctor

Principal investigator of the Prechter Fund, Melvin McInnis, M.D., regularly pens an "Ask the Doctor" column for BP Magazine.

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Highlights

Microbiome Sub-Study

A new subset of the Longitudinal Study of Bipolar Disorder will look at how microorganisms in our gut may influence mood state

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Shake it Off?

New brain research suggests that getting rejected hurts depressed people for longer

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Why I Participate in Research

I believe that nothing has affected me more profoundly than bipolar disorder."

Catherine's story