Glutamate’s Role in Schizophrenia
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 12, Number 3, March 2014
Steve Balt, MD, MS
Board Member, The Carlat Report. In private practice in the San Francisco Bay area.
Dr. Balt discloses that his spouse is employed as a sales representative for Otsuka America.
There’s a rich history of research suggesting that glutamate may be involved in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia, with an increasing amount of attention being brought to glutamate during the past decade or so.