Genetics

Genetics

Depression’s Genetic Links Probed in 1 Million People in a Single Study for the First Time
After more than two decades of genetic studies of depression that have been informative, intriguing, but widely acknowledged to be... Read More
Largest Genome Study to Date of Cannabis Use Disorder Reveals New Genetic Underpinnings
A large international study designed to discover associations between genetic variations and risk for cannabis use disorder has generated evidence,... Read More
Largest Genome Study to Date of Anxiety Reveals New Risk Variants and Suggests Possible Biological Mechanisms
The largest-to-date study relating DNA variations and anxiety disorders has revealed several previously unidentified locations in the human genome where... Read More
A New Technology Enables Manipulation of Neurons in Peripheral Organs and Reveals a Mechanism of Appetite Suppression
A research team led by a 2018 BBRF Young Investigator, Sung Il Park, Ph.D. , reports that it has developed... Read More
Team Reports on Search for Genetic Subgroups Within Depression
An international team of researchers studying a large sample of people in the United Kingdom has made important observations about... Read More