Research topics


Identify rare genetic variants or expression variation to reveal “missing heritability”.

Brain Imaging

Determine new brain imaging phenotypes linking genes and core clinical phenotypes.

Antipsychotic Medication

Define new targets to optimize the ratio of beneficial vs. adverse effects of antipsychotics.

Outcome Predictors

Using genetic and environmental factors to estimate illness course and outcome.



NORMENT is a Centre of Excellence (CoE) funded by the Research Council of Norway.

Our main goal is to find answers to why some people develop severe mental illness.

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