Journal article

Increased cortical expression of the zinc transporter SLC39A12 suggests a breakdown in zinc cellular homeostasis as part of the pathophysiology of schizophrenia

Elizabeth Scarr, Madhara Udawela, Mark A Greenough, Jaclyn Neo, Myoung Suk Seo, Tammie T Money, Aradhana Upadhyay, Ashley I Bush, Ian P Everall, Elizabeth A Thomas, Brian Dean

npj Schizophrenia | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by National Medical & Health Research Council


Awarded by National Medical & Health Research Council (Senior Research Fellowship)


Awarded by National Medical & Health Research Council (Australia Fellowship)


Awarded by National Medical & Health Research Council (Centre for Research Excellence Grant)


Awarded by Australian Research Council (Future Fellowship)


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Geoff Pavey for his curation of the postmortem human tissue received from the Victorian Brain Bank Network. This work was supported by the National Medical & Health Research Council (project grant 566967: E.S. and B.D.; Senior Research Fellowship #APP1002240: B.D.; Australia Fellowship #APP 1037234: A.B.; Centre for Research Excellence Grant 1001216 (Fellowship: T.T.M.)), the Australian Research Council (Future Fellowship FT100100689: E.S.), and the CRC for Mental Health as well as Operational Infrastructure Support (OIS) from the Victorian State Government.