Journal article

Insular cortex volume and impulsivity in teenagers with first-presentation borderline personality disorder

Tsutomu Takahashi, Andrew M Chanen, Stephen J Wood, Murat Yuecel, Ryoichiro Tanino, Michio Suzuki, Dennis Velakoulis, Christos Pantelis, Patrick D McGorry

Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2009

Grants

Awarded by Victoria Health Promotion Foundation, Melbourne, Australia


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Canberra, Australia


Awarded by NHMRC Clinical Career Developmental Award


Awarded by Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science


Awarded by Nervous and Mental Disorders from the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Japan


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the staff of the HYPE Clinic at ORYGEN Youth Health. Thanks are also due to Ms Caroline Weinstein, A/Prof Warrick Brewer and Ms Deidre Smith for assistance with data collection. This study was supported in part by grants 98-0198 from the Victoria Health Promotion Foundation, Melbourne, Australia and Grant 990748 from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Canberra, Australia. Orygen Youth Health Research Centre is supported by an unrestricted grant from the Colonial Foundation, Melbourne, Australia. Neuroimaging analysis was facilitated by the Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre's Imaging Laboratory, managed by Ms Bridget Soulsby and supported by Neurosciences Victoria. A/Prof Wood is currently supported by an NHMRC Clinical Career Developmental Award and a NARSAD Young Investigator Award. A/Prof YOcel is supported by NHMRC Clinical Career Development Grant 509345. Dr Takahashi was supported to undertake this work by a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (No. 19591346) from the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, and a Research Grant (17-2, 18-6) for Nervous and Mental Disorders from the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Japan.