Interleukin 6 is one of the inflammatory molecules in the blood associated with depression.
Ramin Herati

Depression doesn’t look the same among all individuals that live with depression. Some people have a type of depression that is resistant to medication and more difficult to treat. Researchers at UCLA have shown that individuals with higher levels of inflammation and treatment resistant depression may benefit from Read more

Researchers Adriana Galván, left, and Sarah Tashjian studied activity in two key regions of the brain’s reward system: the nucleus accumbens and the medial prefrontal cortex.
Reed Hutchinson/UCLA

In the aftermath of the 2016 election, certain individuals that were disturbed by the election have suffered from symptoms of depression, while others that were equally disturbed by the election result have not experienced symptoms of depression. Senior Author Adriana Galván, Read more