Chapter 5. Neuropsychiatry, Psychopathology, and Nosology – Symptoms, Syndromes, and Endophenotypes

  1. Prof. Dr. Felix Tretter2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Peter J. Gebicke-Haerter3,
  3. Dr. Eduardo R. Mendoza4,5 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Georg Winterer6
  1. Wolfram Kawohl and
  2. Paul Hoff

Published Online: 14 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630271.ch5

Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling

Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling

How to Cite

Kawohl, W. and Hoff, P. (2010) Neuropsychiatry, Psychopathology, and Nosology – Symptoms, Syndromes, and Endophenotypes, in Systems Biology in Psychiatric Research: From High-Throughput Data to Mathematical Modeling (eds F. Tretter, P. J. Gebicke-Haerter, E. R. Mendoza and G. Winterer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630271.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Isar-Amper-Klinikum GmbH, Klinikum München Ost, Vockestrasse 72, 85540 Haar, Germany

  2. 3

    Department for Psychopharmacology, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany

  3. 4

    Ludwigs Maximilian University Munich, Department of Physics, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, 80539 Munich, Germany

  4. 5

    University of the Philippines Diliman, Institute of Mathematics, C.P. Garcia Street, 1101 Quezon City, Philippines

  5. 6

    University of Düsseldorf, Psychiatric Hospital, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany

Author Information

  1. University of Zurich, Clinic for General and Social Psychiatry, Lenggstrasse 31, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527325030

Online ISBN: 9783527630271

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Keywords:

  • neuropsychiatry;
  • psychopathology;
  • nosology;
  • symptom;
  • syndrome;
  • endophenotype

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conceptual and Historical Introduction

  • Finding the “Atomic Unit” in Psychopathology: Endophenotypes

  • Basic Methodological Problem: Time/Spatial Resolution

  • Future New Diagnostic Schedules and Research

  • On the Future Role of Psychopathology

  • References