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Avatar therapy helps silence voices in schizophrenia

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Avatars to treat schizophrenia

An avatar system that enables people with schizophrenia to control the voice of their hallucinations is being developed by researchers at UCL with support from the Wellcome Trust.

Study finds brain system for emotional self-control

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Different brain areas are activated when we choose for ourselves to suppress an emotion, compared to situations where we are instructed to inhibit an emotion, according a new study from the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Ghent University.

TRACK-HD study identifies early predictors of disease progression in Huntington's disease

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Professor Sarah Tabrizi

An international team led by researchers at the UCL Institute of Neurology has identified a set of tests that could help identify whether - and how - Huntington’s disease (HD) is progressing in groups of people who are not yet showing symptoms.

Children with behavioural problems under-react to painful images

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When children with conduct problems see images of others in pain, key parts of their brains under-react, according to new research published today in Current Biology.

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