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Schizophrenia Yields Some Genetic Secrets
Date:7/30/2008

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The variations identified are much more common than those reported in the previous two papers.

"In addition to rare variants, we were able to convincingly show that common variants are involved in schizophrenia. But we don't know how much of a role they play compared with rare variants," O'Donovan said. "It means that virtually all of us have genes for schizophrenia, but probably those of us who don't have schizophrenia don't have enough of the genes or possibly have not been exposed to [an environmental stimulus]."

"Schizophrenia is the ultimate human disease, affecting the things that characterize us as individuals," Stefansson added. "Perhaps with a little bit of luck, we will gain insight into the pathogenesis of schizophrenia . . . and will discover enough of the variants to put together meaningful diagnostic instruments for this very difficult disease."

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There's more on schizophrenia at the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health.



SOURCES: July 29, 2008, teleconference with Pamela Sklar, M.D., Ph.D., director, genetics, Harvard Medical School; Kari Stefansson, M.D., CEO, deCODE, Reykjavik, Iceland; and Michael O'Donovan, Ph.D., professor, psychiatric genetics, Cardiff University, U.K.; July 30, 2008, online editions, Nature and Nature Genetics


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