The role of microglia in neuropsychiatric disorders and suicide.

This narrative review examines the possible role of microglial cells, frst, in neuroinfammation and, second, in schizophrenia, depression, and suicide. Recent research on the interactions between microglia, astrocytes and neurons and their involvement in pathophysiological processes of neuropsychiatric disorders is presented. This review focuses on results from postmortem, positron emission tomography (PET) imaging studies, and […]

Are microglia minding us? Digging up the unconscious mind-brain relationships from a neuropsychoanalytic approach.