Disturbances in Serine-Glycine Metabolism in Relation to Acute Psychoses with Psychedelic Symptoms

  • Jacques Bruinvels
  • Lolke Pepplinkhuizen


Psychoses showing complete recovery mostly have an episodic course and belong to the large group of acute psychotic syndromes which cannot be classified either as schizophrenic, paranoid, organic mental or affective disorders.


Biological Psychiatry Acute Intermittent Porphyria Episodic Psychosis Serine Hydroxymethyltransferase Recovered Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacques Bruinvels
    • 1
  • Lolke Pepplinkhuizen
    • 1
  1. 1.Group Biological PsychiatryMedical Faculty Erasmus University RotterdamDR RotterdamThe Netherlands

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