Winners ECNP Poster Awards 2011

Winners ECNP Poster Awards at the 24th ECNP Congress 2011, Paris, France:

P.1 Basic and clinical neuroscience

Selective ablation of mGluR5 receptors on dopamine D1-expressing neurons abolishes novelty-seeking behaviours
M. Sikora*, W. Solecki, D. Engblom, J. Rodriguez Parkitna

P.1.e.022 (Poster
Effect of electroconvulsive therapy on serotonin-1A receptor binding in major depressive disorder
P. Baldinger*, R. Lanzenberger, A. Hahn, M. Mitterhauser, W. Wadsak, Z. Micskei, J. Ungersböck, D. Winkler, S. Kasper, R. Frey

P.2 Affective disorders and antidepressants

P.2.b.009 (Poster
The melanin-concentrating hormone system and emotional-like behaviour
M.J. García-Fuster*, G.S. Parks, S.M. Clinton, S.J. Watson, H. Akil, O. Civelli

P.2.d.020 (Poster)
Enhancing acetylation in the transcription machinery: a new epigenetic path to the treatment of major depression
C. Nasca*, D. Xenos, Y. Barone, A. Caruso, G. Battaglia, G. Di Lorenzo, A.A. Mathé, S. Scaccianoce, A. Siracusano, F. Nicoletti

P.3 Psychotic disorders and antipsychotics

P.3.d.009 (Poster)
Olanzapine induced weight gain and associated metabolic effects: a possible role for gut microbiota
K.J. Davey*, S.M. O'Mahony, H. Schellekens, P.D. Cotter, O. O'Sullivan, T.G. Dinan, J.F. Cryan

P.4 Anxiety disorders and anxiolytics

Chronic CB2r blockade resulted in anxiolytic action and increased cannabinoid-2 receptor (CB2r), GABAaAlpha2, GABAaGamma2 mRNA levels in cortex and amygdala of mice
M.S. García-Gutiérrez*, J. Manzanares

P.5 Dementia and neurological disorders

P.5.b.001 (Poster)
Cognitive impairment in a mouse model of hypertension: an innovative tool to investigate the etiology of Alzheimer's disease
I. D'Andrea*, D. Carnevale, I. Branchi, G. Lembo

P.6 Addiction

P.6.c.008 (Poster
Treatment approach effects on maternal and neonatal outcome in pregnant opioid-dependent women maintained on methadone vs. buprenorphine
V. Metz*, K. Graf-Rohrmeister, R. Jagsch, N. Ebner, J. Würzl, A. Pribasnig, C. Aschauer, G. Fischer

P.7 Child and adolescent disorders and treatment

P.7.e.001 (Poster)
Oxidative stress and brain volume in early onset psychosis: role of glutathione levels in progressive loss of cortical grey matter
M. Rapado-Castro*, D. Fraguas, A. Gonzalez-Pinto, J.A. Micó, M. Parellada, S. Reig, J. Castro-Fornieles, J. Janssen, M. Desco, C. Arango

P.8 Other topics

P.8.a.003 (Poster)
Preventing chronic disease in people with mental health problems: the HEALTH Passport (Helping Everyone Achieve Long Term Health) approach
N. Anderson*, S. Sridharan, M. Megson, V. Patel
United Kingdom