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Imaging biomarkers and biotypes for depression

Nature Medicine volume 23, pages 1617 (2017) | Download Citation

A new study identifies four distinct 'biotypes' of depression on the basis of fMRI resting-state functional connectivity in a diverse sample of more than 1,000 individuals. The biotypes are diagnostic of depression and predict treatment response.

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  1. Tor D. Wager and Choong-Wan Woo are in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

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