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Question: Does early life adversity affect white matter development in the brain in a way that increases suicide risk?
Strategy: Compare white matter in the brains of people with depression who died of suicide with and without early adversity with psychiatric controls who died of other causes.
Impact: Identification of potential brain targets for suicide prevention.
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