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Clusters, Dimensions, and Hierarchies: Finding a Path Forward for the Neuroscience of Mental Disorders?

  • Cameron S. Carter
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    Address correspondence to Cameron S. Carter, M.D., University of California at Davis, Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95816.
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    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology and Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis, Davis, California
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Published:November 24, 2017DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2017.11.006
      This edition marks the beginning of the third year for Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. It is a great time for celebration and reflection. In the coming year, we will transition to our permanent monthly schedule of publication (we published six issues in the first year and eight in the second). We also transitioned to a fully online format during the past year. Most importantly, the National Library of Medicine has approved us for indexing in MEDLINE, an exciting development that reflects the high quality of our articles and the expertise of our editors, editorial board, and peer reviewers. I also credit the Biological Psychiatry brand and our efforts at Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging to maintain the same high standards that are required at the parent journal.
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