E Fuller Torrey

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Affiliation: Stanley Medical Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Toxoplasma gondii and other risk factors for schizophrenia: an update
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:642-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical markers for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression in postmortem brains
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:252-60. 2005
  3. pmc Monozygotic twins with early-onset schizophrenia and late-onset bipolar disorder: a case report
    Richard O'reilly
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, St, Joseph s Regional Mental Health Care, 850 Highbury Avenue North, London, ON, N6A 4H1, Canada
    J Med Case Rep 7:134. 2013
  4. pmc Biomarker discovery in human cerebrospinal fluid: the need for integrative metabolome and proteome databases
    Emanuel Schwarz
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1QT, UK
    Genome Med 4:39. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Toxoplasma oocysts as a public health problem
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Trends Parasitol 29:380-4. 2013
  6. pmc The US distribution of physicians from lower income countries
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e33076. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Adjunct treatments for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: what to try when you are out of ideas
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Clin Schizophr Relat Psychoses 5:208-216. 2012
  8. pmc Putative psychosis genes in the prefrontal cortex: combined analysis of gene expression microarrays
    Kwang Ho Choi
    Stanley Laboratory of Brain Research, 9800 Medical Center Dr Bldg 2C, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 8:87. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Paternal age as a risk factor for schizophrenia: how important is it?
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Ave, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Res 114:1-5. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus and schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814 2142, USA
    CNS Drugs 20:879-85. 2006

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Publications43

  1. pmc Toxoplasma gondii and other risk factors for schizophrenia: an update
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:642-7. 2012
    ..01), specific genetic polymorphisms (OR 1.09-1.24; 95% CI 1.06-1.45), birth seasonality (OR 1.07-1.95; 95% CI 1.05-2.91), maternal exposure to influenza (RR 1.05; 95% CI 0.98-1.12), or prenatal stress (RR 0.98-1.00; 95% CI 0.85-1.16)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical markers for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression in postmortem brains
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:252-60. 2005
    ..Previous studies of postmortem neurochemical markers in severe psychiatric disorders have been carried out on different brain collections, making it difficult to compare results...
  3. pmc Monozygotic twins with early-onset schizophrenia and late-onset bipolar disorder: a case report
    Richard O'reilly
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, St, Joseph s Regional Mental Health Care, 850 Highbury Avenue North, London, ON, N6A 4H1, Canada
    J Med Case Rep 7:134. 2013
    ..Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are generally considered to be distinct illnesses. One piece of evidence supporting their distinctness is the rarity of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder occurring in monozygotic co‒twins...
  4. pmc Biomarker discovery in human cerebrospinal fluid: the need for integrative metabolome and proteome databases
    Emanuel Schwarz
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1QT, UK
    Genome Med 4:39. 2012
    ..Only by such efforts can we hope to unravel the complexity of molecular pathophysiological processes...
  5. doi request reprint Toxoplasma oocysts as a public health problem
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Trends Parasitol 29:380-4. 2013
    ..The proper disposal of cat litter, keeping cats indoors, reducing the feral cat population, and protecting the play areas of children might potentially reduce the oocyst burden. ..
  6. pmc The US distribution of physicians from lower income countries
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e33076. 2012
    ..Given concerns regarding the effects of this loss to their countries of origin, the authors undertook a study of IMGs from lower income countries currently practicing in the United States...
  7. doi request reprint Adjunct treatments for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: what to try when you are out of ideas
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Clin Schizophr Relat Psychoses 5:208-216. 2012
    ..Biomarker studies should also be carried out to identify subgroups of patients who do respond to these drugs...
  8. pmc Putative psychosis genes in the prefrontal cortex: combined analysis of gene expression microarrays
    Kwang Ho Choi
    Stanley Laboratory of Brain Research, 9800 Medical Center Dr Bldg 2C, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 8:87. 2008
    ..Bipolar disorder with psychotic features may be closely related to schizophrenia and therefore, psychosis may be an alternative phenotype compared to the traditional diagnosis categories...
  9. doi request reprint Paternal age as a risk factor for schizophrenia: how important is it?
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Ave, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Res 114:1-5. 2009
    ..Similar mechanisms may account for the relationship between advanced paternal age and schizophrenia risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus and schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814 2142, USA
    CNS Drugs 20:879-85. 2006
    ..Further studies on CMV and schizophrenia are needed and may lead to improved treatments for schizophrenia...
  11. pmc Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in patients with schizophrenia: a meta-analysis
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Brain Research Laboratory, The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Ave Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:729-36. 2007
    ..If an etiological association can be proven, it would have implications for the design of measures for the prevention and treatment of this disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer and schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20815, USA
    Urology 68:1280-3. 2006
    ..To assess the incidence of prostate cancer in individuals with schizophrenia...
  13. pmc Schizophrenia and toxoplasmosis
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:727-8. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and the inferior parietal lobule
    E Fuller Torrey
    Laboratory Research, The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Res 97:215-25. 2007
    ..Studies of the neuroanatomical localization of schizophrenia have not given sufficient attention to the inferior parietal lobule (IPL)...
  15. doi request reprint The MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study revisited: two views ten years after its initial publication
    E Fuller Torrey
    Treatment Advocacy Center, Arlington, VA 22203, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:147-52. 2008
    ..They present six points on which they disagree with the findings or fault the design of the MacArthur Study. After each point, Dr. Monahan, Dr. Steadman, and other authors of the MacArthur Study Group respond...
  16. pmc Stigma and violence: isn't it time to connect the dots?
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:892-6. 2011
    ..It is also known that treating seriously mentally ill people decreases violent behavior. Therefore, the most effective way to decrease stigma is to make sure that patients receive adequate treatment...
  17. pmc Psychiatric genocide: Nazi attempts to eradicate schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 200, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:26-32. 2010
    ..It was also based on what are now known to be erroneous genetic theories and had no apparent long-term effect on the subsequent incidence of schizophrenia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Does psychoanalysis have a future? No
    E Fuller Torrey
    Laboratory Research, Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 50:743-4. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Why some patients succeed
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Psychiatry 68:14-6. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Autism and head circumference in the first year of life
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:892-4. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Brain environment interactions
    E Fuller Torrey
    Laboratory Research, Stanley Medical Research Institute, 5430 Grosvenor Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Psychiatry 67:412-5. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Studies of individuals with schizophrenia never treated with antipsychotic medications: a review
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, 5430 Grosvenor Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814 2142, USA
    Schizophr Res 58:101-15. 2002
    ..The challenge for the future is to use the new molecular techniques to study these brain areas and elevate our understanding of schizophrenia's etiology to the next level...
  23. pmc Toxoplasma gondii and schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 2142, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:1375-80. 2003
    ..gondii in cell culture. Establishing the role of T. gondii in the etiopathogenesis of schizophrenia might lead to new medications for its prevention and treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint PORT updated treatment recommendations
    E Fuller Torrey
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, 5430 Grosvenor Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814 2142, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:617-8. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Molecular abnormalities of the hippocampus in severe psychiatric illness: postmortem findings from the Stanley Neuropathology Consortium
    Michael B Knable
    The Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 9:609-20, 544. 2004
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  26. ncbi request reprint Herpesviruses and Toxoplasma gondii in orbital frontal cortex of psychiatric patients
    Concepcion Conejero-Goldberg
    Stanley Brain Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Schizophr Res 60:65-9. 2003
    ..Additional studies including ones directed at the sensitive detection of viral nucleic acids in multiple brain regions should be directed at confirming or excluding a role for viruses and protozoa in the etiology of these disorders...
  27. ncbi request reprint Infectious pathogen detection arrays: viral detection in cell lines and postmortem brain tissue
    Concepcion Conejero-Goldberg
    Stanley Brain Research Laboratory, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Biotechniques 39:741-51. 2005
    ..This method may be used to provide evidence of viral infection in postmortem tissue from psychiatric patients as well as a wide range of other diagnostic categories...
  28. ncbi request reprint Thalamic and caudate volumes in monozygotic twins discordantfor schizophrenia
    Nicola Bridle
    Cognitive Neuropsychiatry Research and Academic Unit, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:347-54. 2002
    ..Previous studies have been inconsistent in identifying structural and functional abnormalities in these structures. However, methodologies in these studies have been unreliable and some have not adequately matched patients and controls...
  29. ncbi request reprint Drugs used in the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder inhibit the replication of Toxoplasma gondii
    Lorraine Jones-Brando
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street Blalock 1149, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Schizophr Res 62:237-44. 2003
    ..Several medications used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder have the ability to inhibit the in vitro replication of T. gondii...
  30. ncbi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of Northern Hemisphere season of birth studies in schizophrenia
    Geoffrey Davies
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 29:587-93. 2003
    ..271,p < 0.005). Furthermore, the shape of the seasonality in schizophrenia births varied by latitude band. These variations may encourage researchers to generate candidate seasonally fluctuating exposures...
  31. doi request reprint Increased alpha-defensins as a blood marker for schizophrenia susceptibility
    Rachel M Craddock
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB21QT, United Kingdom
    Mol Cell Proteomics 7:1204-13. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that alpha-defensins could be an important early indicator of the risk of schizophrenia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization of a 2.7-kb, 12q13-specific, retroviral-related sequence isolated by RDA from monozygotic twin pairs discordant for schizophrenia
    Paromita Deb-Rinker
    Department of Zoology and Division of Medical Genetics, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Genome 45:381-90. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii as a risk factor for early-onset schizophrenia: analysis of filter paper blood samples obtained at birth
    Preben Bo Mortensen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Biol Psychiatry 61:688-93. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to study the association between serological markers for maternal and neonatal infection and the risk for schizophrenia, related psychoses, and affective disorders in a national cohort of newborns...
  34. ncbi request reprint Violence and schizophrenia
    E Fuller Torrey
    Schizophr Res 88:3-4. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to infectious agents in individuals with recent onset schizophrenia
    F Markus Leweke
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Cologne, Cologne, France
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:4-8. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that infectious agents may play a role in the etiopathogenesis of some cases of schizophrenia...
  36. ncbi request reprint Maternal exposure to herpes simplex virus and risk of psychosis among adult offspring
    Stephen L Buka
    Brown University Department of Community Health, Providence, Rhode Island 02806, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:809-15. 2008
    ..In this investigation, we tested a large and diverse population to assess the risk of psychoses among offspring of mothers with serological evidence of HSV-2 infection...
  37. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of data obtained from military disability medical administrative databases for service members with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
    Amy M Millikan
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 172:1032-8. 2007
    ..To assess potential diagnostic misclassification and to estimate the date of illness onset, we reviewed medical records for a subset of cases...
  38. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of 12 genomic studies in bipolar disorder
    Michael Elashoff
    Elashoff Consulting, Germantown, MD 20876, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 31:221-43. 2007
    ..In addition to these general conclusions, we also summarize the primary biological findings of the meta-analysis, focusing on areas that confirm previous research and also on novel findings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Early physical and sexual abuse associated with an adverse course of bipolar illness
    E Fuller Torrey
    Biol Psychiatry 52:843; author reply 843-5. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of hydroxychloroquine in schizophrenia
    Menelik Desta
    Amanuel Hospital Addis Ababa University Medical School, Ethiopia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 22:507-10. 2002
    ..Open treatment produced no further improvement in Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale scores at weeks 12, 16, and 20. Further study will be required to determine the role of anti-inflammatory treatments for schizophrenia...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stigma and violence
    E Fuller Torrey
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1179; author reply 1179. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Fatal olanzapine-induced ketoacidosis
    E Fuller Torrey
    Am J Psychiatry 160:2241. 2003
  43. doi request reprint A question of disclosure
    E Fuller Torrey
    Psychiatr Serv 59:935; discussion 935; author reply 935-6. 2008