Dr Jie-Yu Chuang

Jie-Yu Chuang

University position

PhD student
Supervised by Professor John Suckling


Department of Psychiatry

Research Themes

Clinical and Veterinary Neuroscience

Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience


I am interested in the following relationships:

(1) brain and body

(2) disorder and imaging

(3) graph and number

I have conducted MRI and fMRI studies of schizophrenia and depression patients. Gender difference has also been explored.

My goal is to obtain an integrative understanding of mental disorders.

Research Focus




Clinical conditions

Depressive disorders



Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)


No collaborators listed

Associated News Items


    in submission

    Chuang JY, Hagan CC, Murray GK, Graham JM, Ooi C, Tait R, Holt RJ, Elliott R, van Nieuwenhuizen AO, Bullmore ET, Lennox BR, Sahakian BJ, Goodyer I, Suckling J (in submission), “Adolescent depression: neuroimaging evidence of sex difference during an affective go/no-go task” J Affect Disord


    Chuang JY, J Whitaker K, Murray GK, Elliott R, Hagan CC, Graham JM, Ooi C, Tait R, Holt RJ, van Nieuwenhuizen AO, Reynolds S, Wilkinson PO, Bullmore ET, Lennox BR, Sahakian BJ, Goodyer I, Suckling J. (2016), “Aberrant brain responses to emotionally valent words is normalised after cognitive behavioural therapy in female depressed adolescents.” J Affect Disord


    Chuang JY, Murray GK, Metastasio A, Segarra N, Tait R, Spencer J, Ziauddeen H, Dudas RB, Fletcher PC, Suckling J (2014), “Brain structural signatures of negative symptoms in depression and schizophrenia.” Front Psychiatry 5:116 Details


    Chuang JY, Phalen RF (2012), “Dementia incidence in middle-income countries.” Lancet 380(9852):1470-1 Details


    Chuang JY (2011), “A possible mechanism of sadism.” Med Hypotheses 76(1):32-3 Details


    Chuang JY (2010), “Diminished pain perception in schizophrenia.” Lancet 376(9735):87; author reply 87-8 Details

    Chuang JY (2010), “Smoking out the big tobacco-users - and they're not in China.” Nature 464(7287):350 Details


    Chuang JY (2009), “Age-related memory decline and the APOE epsilon4 effect.” N Engl J Med 361(20):1996; author reply 1996-7 Details

    Chuang JY, Tzeng NS (2009), “Sj√∂gren's syndrome precipitated by lamotrigine treatment.” Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33(6):1075-6 Details