Winners ECNP Poster Awards 2004

Winners ECNP Poster Awards at the 17th ECNP Congress 2004 - Stockholm, Sweden:

P.1 Affective disorders and antidepressants

Basal prolactin values correlate with response to reboxetine treatment in depressed patients, but not with response to citalopram
O. Moeller, G. Hetzel, M. Rothermundt, V. Arolt, A. Erfurth - Germany

The antidepressant effect of running is associated with increased hippocampal cell proliferation
A.Bjørnebekk, A.A. Mathé, S. Brené - Sweden

P.2 Psychotic disorders and antipsychotics

Brief psychosis: A classical category with a distinct serotonergic profile
A. Arranz, N. Ramirez, J.M. Sanchez, M.R. Dueñas, P. Fernandez, E. Alvarez, V. Perez, L. San - Spain

Clozapine but not haloperidol blocks the cognitive impairment and changes in emotional behaviour caused by repeated phencyclidine in mice.
H. Bengtsson, A. Kuzmin, S.O. Ögren - Sweden

P.3 Anxiety disorders and anxiolytics

Is generalized anxiety disorder a chronic disorder? Predicting chronicity and spontaneous remission
K. Beesdo, H.U. Wittchen, M. Hoefler, H. Pfister, A. Bittner, R. Lieb - Germany

Association study of 90 candidate genetic polymorphisms in panic disorder: Positive findings with SNPs in serotonin, cholecystokinin and dopamine related genes.
E. Maron, T. Nikopensius, S. Kõks, S. Altmäe, E. Heinaste, K. Vabrit, V. Tammekivi, P. Hallast, K. Koido, A. Kurg, A. Metspalu, E. Vasar, V. Vasar, J. Shlik - Estonia

P.4 Degenerative and neurological disorders

Motor and cognitive features during protracted cortico-subcortical neurodegeneration following transient, focal cerebral ischemia in the rat.
T.J.P. Moreira, G. Cebers, S. Liljequist, A. Wägner - Sweden

P.5 Addiction

Gene transcription alterations associated to naltrexone treatment induces a decrease in alcohol intake in alcohol-preferring Wistar rats.
J.M. Oliva, T. Palomo, J. Manzanares - Spain

P.6 Other topics

Neuromodulators in central regulation of heart rate dynamics: Implications for autonomic dysregulation associated with psychiatric disorders.
O. Stiedl, S.O. Ögren, M. Meyer, Sweden - Germany

Response to methylphenidate in adult ADHD patients depends on striatal dopamine transporter density.
K.H. Krause, J. Krause, S.H. Dresel, C. LaFougere, M. Ackenheil - Germany