Gene mutation linked to psychosis in Icelandic family

04:30 EDT 20 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

(Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers from Iceland, Finland and Germany has found evidence of a gene mutation in a large family in Iceland that explains why so many of them suffer from psychosis. In their paper published in the journal Nature Genetics, the team outlines the process they used to find the mutated gene, how they used their findings to study cases in other families, and the ways their findings might impact research on psychiatric disorders going forward.

Original Article: Gene mutation linked to psychosis in Icelandic family


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