Depression Research Update: June 2016

June 1, 2016
Mark L. Fuerst

Three new studies focus on risk factors for the development of depressive disorders.


1. Wang X, Öngür D, Auerbach RP, Yao S. Cognitive vulnerability to major depression: view from the intrinsic network and cross-network interactions. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2016;24:188-201. doi: 10.1097/HRP.0000000000000081.
2. Weissman MM, Wickramaratne P, Gameroff MJ, et al. Offspring of depressed parents: 30 years later. Am J Psychiatry. Published online April 26, 2016. Accessed May 23, 2016.
3. Woody ML, Feurer C, Sosoo E, et al. Synchrony of physiological activity during mother–child interaction: moderation by maternal history of major depressive disorder. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. Published online April 19, 2016. DOI: 10.1111/jcpp.12562. Accessed May 23, 2016.