Christopher B Kelly
Affiliation: Northern Ireland
- The MTHFR C677T polymorphism is associated with depressive episodes in patients from Northern IrelandChristopher B Kelly
Department of Mental Health, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast BT9 7BL, UK
J Psychopharmacol 18:567-71. 2004..03). Serum levels of folate, homocysteine and vitamin B(12) did not differ significantly between groups. A MTHFR C677T genotype is associated with increased risk of depressive episodes in this homogenous patient population...
- Antidepressant prescribing and suicide rate in Northern IrelandChristopher B Kelly
Department of Mental Health, Queen s University Belfast, Whitla Medical Building, 97 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7BL, Northern Ireland, UK
Eur Psychiatry 18:325-8. 2003..The authors sought to explore whether this increase was associated with a reduction in suicide rate taking into account social and political factors thought also to have an influence on suicide...
- Folic acid: neurochemistry, metabolism and relationship to depressionRaymond T P Paul
Department of Mental Health, Queen s University Belfast, Whitla Medical Building, 97 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7BL, Northern Ireland
Hum Psychopharmacol 19:477-88. 2004..The links of 5,10 MTHFR to the presence of depressive disorder in the community are being investigated...
- Acute tryptophan depletion does not alter central or plasma brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the ratMarie Cahir
Division of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Queen s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 18:317-22. 2008..However, plasma or central BDNF protein levels in the hippocampus and midbrain were not significantly altered by ATD. These results suggest that changes in central BDNF do not contribute to the cognitive or mood effects of ATD...