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Question: How does lithium, a medicine shown to reduce suicide risk, impact the brain?
Strategy: Brain connectivity of 150 people with bipolar disorder who are taking vs. not taking lithium will be compared using brain imaging (fMRI).
Impact: Better understanding of how lithium reduces suicide risk.
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