Mirjam Sprong

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Pathways to psychosis: a comparison of the pervasive developmental disorder subtype Multiple Complex Developmental Disorder and the "At Risk Mental State"
    M Sprong
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 99:38-47. 2008
  2. ncbi Theory of mind in schizophrenia: meta-analysis
    Mirjam Sprong
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Centre, Heidelberglaan 100, HPA01 468, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 191:5-13. 2007
  3. doi Reduced prepulse inhibition as an early vulnerability marker of the psychosis prodrome in adolescence
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 134:10-5. 2012
  4. pmc Proline affects brain function in 22q11DS children with the low activity COMT 158 allele
    Jacob A S Vorstman
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:739-46. 2009
  5. doi No evidence for structural brain changes in young adolescents at ultra high risk for psychosis
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 112:1-6. 2009
  6. pmc Human islet amyloid polypeptide transgenic mice: in vivo and ex vivo models for the role of hIAPP in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    J W M Höppener
    Division of Biomedical Genetics, Department of Metabolic and Endocrine Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, P O Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Exp Diabetes Res 2008:697035. 2008
  7. doi Transition and remission in adolescents at ultra-high risk for psychosis
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 126:58-64. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi Pathways to psychosis: a comparison of the pervasive developmental disorder subtype Multiple Complex Developmental Disorder and the "At Risk Mental State"
    M Sprong
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 99:38-47. 2008
    ..The comparison of high-risk populations with different developmental pathways to psychosis may lend more insight into the heterogeneity of the manifestation of the psychotic syndrome, and possible differing etiological pathways...
  2. ncbi Theory of mind in schizophrenia: meta-analysis
    Mirjam Sprong
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Centre, Heidelberglaan 100, HPA01 468, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 191:5-13. 2007
    ..Mentalising impairment (an impaired ability to think about people in terms of their mental states) has frequently been associated with schizophrenia...
  3. doi Reduced prepulse inhibition as an early vulnerability marker of the psychosis prodrome in adolescence
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 134:10-5. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine whether three "classic" neurophysiological markers of schizophrenia are also characteristic of young adolescents (12-18 years) at ultra-high risk for psychosis (UHR)...
  4. pmc Proline affects brain function in 22q11DS children with the low activity COMT 158 allele
    Jacob A S Vorstman
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:739-46. 2009
    ..22q11DS patients with low dopamine catabolic capacity are therefore especially vulnerable to this functional disruption...
  5. doi No evidence for structural brain changes in young adolescents at ultra high risk for psychosis
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 112:1-6. 2009
    ..However, the timing of these changes has not been established. We investigated structural brain changes in a sample of young adolescents (12-18 years) at ultra high-risk for psychosis (UHR)...
  6. pmc Human islet amyloid polypeptide transgenic mice: in vivo and ex vivo models for the role of hIAPP in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    J W M Höppener
    Division of Biomedical Genetics, Department of Metabolic and Endocrine Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, P O Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Exp Diabetes Res 2008:697035. 2008
    ..5% to 70%. This ex vivo system will allow a more rapid, convenient, and specific study of factors influencing islet amyloidosis as well as of therapeutic strategies to interfere with this pathological process...
  7. doi Transition and remission in adolescents at ultra-high risk for psychosis
    Tim B Ziermans
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 126:58-64. 2011
    ..This article presents results from a prospective, naturalistic 2-year follow-up study of a cohort of young adolescents putatively at ultra-high risk (UHR) for psychosis...