Winners ECNP Poster Awards 2006

Winners ECNP Poster Awards at the 19th ECNP Congress 2006 - Paris, France:


P.1 Basic neuroscience

Alterations in the functional activity of the prodynorphin gene expression in selected brain regions are associated to increased preference for ethanol and the development of dependence
J.M. Oliva 1; A. Lorente 2; E. Sanguino 2; J. Manzanares 2
1Germany; 2Spain

Action monitoring and psychotic ego-disturbances: an fMRI model to link selected psychopathologic symptoms to regional physiological dysfunctions
K. Schnell; K. Heekeren; J. Daumann; T. Schnell; A. Neukirch; W. Möller-Hartmann; V. Heßelmann; E. Gouzoulis-Mayfrank

P.2 Affective disorders and antidepressants

Chronic mild stress induces depressive behaviours: role for AMPA receptors and brain-derived neurotrophic factor    
E. Toth, R. Gersner, D.E. Dar, I. Akirav, I. Musseri, A. Zangen
Serotonin 7 receptor antagonists as putative antidepressants with safer and faster onset of actions
C. Faure 1; O. Mnie-Filali 1; E. Gondard 1; A. Berod 1; A. Didier 1; P. Blier 2; G. Debonnel 2; N. Haddjeri 1
1France; 2Canada

P.3 Psychotic disorders and antipsychotics

Cognitive correlates of proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy measures in patients with first-episode schizophrenia
B. Galinska; A. Szulc; E. Tarasow; B. Kubas; W. Dzienis; A. Czernikiewicz; J. Walecki

Genetic predictors of cognitive function and response to treatment in schizophrenia
A. Ertugrul 1; A.E. Anil Yagcioglu 1; N.D. Woodward 2; K. Jayathilake 2; H.Y. Meltzer 2
1Turkey; 2United States

P.4 Anxiety disorders and anxiolytics

Pregabalin acts at calcium channel alpha2-delta type 1 proteins to prevent acute stress-induced increases in cerebellar cGMP
B.M. Campbell; J.L. Morrison; C. Taylor
United States

P.6 Addiction

The endocannabinoid system in the effects of alcohol on limbic neurons: an in vivo electrophysiological study
M. Pistis;S. Perra; G. Pillolla; A.L. Muntoni; M. Melis

P.7 Child and adolescent disorders

Prefrontal N-acetyl-aspartate and cognition in adolescents with first-episode psychosis
A. Zabala; J. Sánchez; O. Robles; D. Moreno; M.T. Burdalo; M. Parellada; P. Laita; M. Desco; C. Arango