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Trial Underway Testing PTSD Drug Therapy

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A clinical trial is underway testing an experimental drug to treat the underlying causes and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. . . . → Read More: Trial Underway Testing PTSD Drug Therapy

Trial Shows Results for Depression Drug with Therapy

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Findings from a clinical trial show an experimental drug helps people in therapy for major depression reduce their symptoms compared to a placebo. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows Results for Depression Drug with Therapy

Trial Shows Psilocybin Drug Helps Reduce Depression

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A clinical trial shows a drug derived from the hallucinogenic compound psilocybin reduces symptoms of depression, when part of a therapy program. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows Psilocybin Drug Helps Reduce Depression

Clinician Guidance App Designed for Depression

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Neuroscientists and a software company designed a smartphone app to help front-line professionals diagnose and start treatment for patients with depression. . . . → Read More: Clinician Guidance App Designed for Depression

Precision Neuroscience Company Starts-Up, Raises $500M

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A new company is underway developing more precise therapies for psychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases based on genetics and data science. . . . → Read More: Precision Neuroscience Company Starts-Up, Raises $500M

Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

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Results from a clinical trial show an electronic device reporting carbon dioxide content in breath helps people with PTSD reduce symptoms of the disorder. . . . → Read More: Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

Biotechs Partner on Agitation Detection Technology

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Two developers of treatments and tools for neurological diseases are developing a system for early detection of agitation, a symptom of psychiatric disorders. . . . → Read More: Biotechs Partner on Agitation Detection Technology

Psychedelic Therapy Company Raises $80M in New Funds

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A developer of drugs from psychedelic compounds for mental health conditions is raising $80 million in its second venture funding round. . . . → Read More: Psychedelic Therapy Company Raises $80M in New Funds

Trial Tests Psychedelic Drug Safety, Chemical Activity

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A clinical trial is underway that tests an hallucinogenic compound among healthy adults as a potential treatment for mental health disorders. . . . → Read More: Trial Tests Psychedelic Drug Safety, Chemical Activity

Trial Underway Testing Suicide-Prevention Nasal Spray

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A clinical trial testing a nasal spray against a placebo to prevent suicide from depression enrolled its first participants considered at high risk of suicide. . . . → Read More: Trial Underway Testing Suicide-Prevention Nasal Spray