Monday, July 30, 2007

huh?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070730/sc_nm/schizophrenia_mice_dc

is this a fact or an unsubstantiated claim.

http://www.schizophrenia.com/diag.php#diagnosis

and then there`s this amusing little bit.

http://www.schizophrenia.com/sztest/

which doesn`t actually work. maybe it`s schizophrenic.

anyway, the process for diagnosing this illness is one of asking the patient how they feel. one has to wonder how you can do that with rodents, unless the little buggers can talk now.

2 comments:

X. Dell said...

Well, if the rodents are talking to the researchers, I would suspect that the latter may be suffering from schizophrenia.

dr.alistair said...

well the stress of constantly chasing research funding would drive anyone nuts.

and if i was a lab rat i would fuck with them any chance i got.