Shedding Light On How Antidepressants Affect the Brain

By Catherine Ho, San Francisco Chronicle Read the original article in the San Francisco Chronicle.   By 2022, UC Berkeley researcher Markita Landry thinks she will have developed the technology to X-ray brain tissue of live mice — a feat that would help doctors, scientists and pharmaceutical companies better understand the way antidepressants affect human brains. It is an ambitious goal, but one that could help revolutionize the way drugs for depression, schizophrenia and other …