How we help Blog New MRI Study Do you have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder? Would you like to take part in an MRI Study? The study, based in Brighton, will examine oxygen use by the brain so that medicines for people with bipolar disorder can be developed.In order to take part you need to be: between 18 and 60 years old, have a documented diagnosis of bipolar disorder Type I and symptoms have been present for more than 5 years; had no medication changes in the past 6 weeks and not currently experiencing an acute low or high mood. Participants will receive £180 for taking part plus travel expenses.If you want to take part please email Dr Alessandro Colasanti or call 01273876769. There is an initial screening to check eligibility for participation in the study. You may like to view this also: Donate to Bipolar UK today Your donation will help provide a range of services offering the support people need, when they need it. You can make sure there's someone at the end of the phone to listen, a nearby group to share lived experiences, a 24-hour peer forum and more. Together, we can support the person behind the diagnosis of bipolar.