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Molecular Imaging Workshop 2017 Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017 — San Sebastian, Spain
TOPIM ("hot TOPics in IMaging") 2018: Imaging Metabolism Jan 21, 2018 - Jan 26, 2018 — L'Ecole de Physique des Houches, France
SINAPSE Molecular Imaging PET/SPECT focus group meeting Feb 05, 2018 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Carnegie Lecture Theatre (C3-05), Joseph Black Building, School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow
'Let's Talk About Health' free public lecture Feb 21, 2018 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Wellcome Auditorium, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

Professor Andrew McIntosh

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Position: Senior Research Fellow & Clinical Reader in Psychiatry

Interests:

I am particularly interested in using the combination of imaging and genetic methodology to identify the biological basis of psychosis and mood disorders in human subjects

Institute: University of Edinburgh

Department: Division of Psychiatry


Research Themes

Brain imaging in psychosis and mood disorders Genetics of psychosis and mood disorders Biology of psychosis and of its associated brain abnormalities

Key Publications
  • McIntosh AM, Owens DGC, Moorhead TWJ, Whalley HC, Stanfield AC, Hall J, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM (2010) Longitudinal Volume Reductions in People at High Genetic Risk of Schizophrenia as They Develop Psychosis. Biol Psychiatry DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2010.11.003.
  • Stanfield AC, Moorhead TW, Job DE, McKirdy J, Sussmann JE, Hall J, Giles S, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM, McIntosh AM. Structural abnormalities of ventrolateral and orbitofrontal cortex in patients with familial bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disord. 2009;11(2):135-44
  • Sprooten E, Lymer GK, Muñoz Maniega S, McKirdy J, Clayden JD, Bastin ME, Porteous D, Johnstone EC, Lawrie SM, Hall J, McIntosh AM. The relationship of anterior thalamic radiation integrity to psychosis risk associated neuregulin-1 variants. Mol Psychiatry. 2009;14(3):237-8, 233. PM

Collaborators

Hilary Blumberg, Yale International

David Porteous, Edinburgh Scotland

David Glahn, Yale International

Danilo Arnone, Manchester United Kingdom

Klaus Ebmeier, Oxford United Kingdom

Keith Matthews, Dundee Scotland