Common polygenic variation contributes to risk of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

[1] Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit, [2] Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA.
Nature (Impact Factor: 42.35). 06/2009; 460(7256):748-752. DOI: 10.1038/nature08185
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ABSTRACT Schizophrenia is a severe mental disorder with a lifetime risk of about 1%, characterized by hallucinations, delusions and cognitive deficits, with heritability estimated at up to 80%


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