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Antibiotics could be 'exciting new treatment' for PTSD

5 April 2017

A study led by Professor Dominik Bach (UCL Wellcome Centre for Neuroimaging & Max Planck UCL Centre for Computational Psychiatry) found that the common antibiotic doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative associations in the brain, which could help prevent or treat post-traumatic stress disorder. Read: The Telegraph, More: Daily Mail, Fox News, The Conversation, UCL News