i) Write about why you chose this disease? – It is interesting that the brain can have a schism that separates it from reality.
ii) What was the most interesting fact that you learned from doing the project? That too much dopamine can cause schiophrenia and too little dopamine can cause Parkinson’s disease.
iii) What was the most important source of information that you used to write your report? Uptodate Harvard medical database.
iv) What questions would you still like answered about this disease? Can gene therapy prevent or treat schizophrenia?
v) What do you feel that everyone should learn from your project? That our body regulates chemical mediators in a very fine range and small deviations from this “normal” range can lead to profound dysfunctions classified as disease.