Inflammatory, mitochondrial and serotonergic interrelationships in the pathogenesis of major depression (Healthy Volunteers)
Imaging Brain Function of Healthy Volunteers
Sponsor: NIMH
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
Clinic Visits: 4
IRB Number: 7954
Contact: Agrima Dutt, CRC: 551-239-2946 /
Additional Study Information: This research study aims to explore the biological causes of depression using brain imaging (MRI and PET), infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS), which is a technique that measures oxygen use in the brain using a special kind of light (near infra-red light), and clinical assessments. Your participation in this study will help researchers at Columbia University better understand the causes of depression. Eligible individuals will be compensated up to $850 and local transportation will be covered.
This study is closed
Elizabeth Sublette, MD, PhD
Do You Qualify?
Are you between the ages of 18 - 60 years old? Yes No
Do you currently or have you ever had depression, anxiety, or any other psychiatric disorder? Yes No
Are you currently pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to become pregnant? Yes No
Do you have a parent, child, or sibling with a history of depression or schizophrenia? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Agrima Dutt, CRC