Genetics

Genetics

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Overgrowth of neurons during a particular stage of prenatal brain development can lead to impairment in social interactions later in... Read More
Genetic Anomalies
A new method for recreating large-scale genetic anomalies known as copy number variations will make it easier for scientists to... Read More
Large Study Ties Genes to Variable Lithium Response in Bipolar Disorder
Lithium is a first-line treatment for bipolar disorder . But it only works well for about one-third of patients. The... Read More
Spontaneous (non-inherited) DNA mutations likely play a role in the development of childhood-onset schizophrenia (COS), according to new research. In... Read More
Schizophrenia and autism may be related disorders that, at least in part, share similar genetic roots, new research suggests. Indeed,... Read More