Alexandra holds a BSc in psychology with continued studies in neuroscience and pharmacology. She also holds an interdisciplinary Med. Licentiate, merging the fields of neuropharmacology, psychiatry and immunology from the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Her previous research focused on interaction between the immune- and neurotransmitter systems regarding psychotic disorders.
The behavior of children with epilepsy predicts those who are at higher risk to develop multiple and severe psychiatric conditions, according to an analysis of information gathered from their ... Read more
Researchers have found that a mutation of the ryanodine receptor-2 (RyR2) gene can trigger blackouts in the brain stem, the part of the brain that controls heartbeat and breathing. ... Read more