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Bipolar Disorder

"Bipolar Disorder" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A major affective disorder marked by severe mood swings (manic or major depressive episodes) and a tendency to remission and recurrence.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bipolar Disorder" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bipolar Disorder" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 2207 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 135 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.