Schizophrenia Research Forum

Serotonin receptors reduced in first-episode schizophrenia

The frontal cortex in people with schizophrenia contains abnormally low levels of the 5HT2A type of serotonin receptor, according to a new report in Archives of General Psychiatry. This may reflect the psychotic symptoms, but not the cognitive problems, of schizophrenia.

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