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Genome-wide association analyses identify 44 risk variants and refine the genetic architecture of major depression
A genome-wide association meta-analysis of individuals with clinically assessed or self-reported depression identifies 44 independent and significant loci and finds important relationships of genetic risk for major depression with educational attainment, body mass, and schizophrenia.
Common variants conferring risk of schizophrenia
Findings implicating the MHC region are consistent with an immune component to schizophrenia risk, whereas the association with NRGN and TCF4 points to perturbation of pathways involved in brain development, memory and cognition.
Genome-wide association study identifies five new schizophrenia loci
The role of common genetic variation in schizophrenia in a genome-wide association study of substantial size is examined, suggesting MIR137-mediated dysregulation as a previously unknown etiologic mechanism in schizophrenia.
Discovery of the first genome-wide significant risk loci for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
A genome-wide association meta-analysis of 20,183 individuals diagnosed with ADHD and 35,191 controls identifies variants surpassing genome- wide significance in 12 independent loci and implicates neurodevelopmental pathways and conserved regions of the genome as being involved in underlying ADHD biology.
Identification of common genetic risk variants for autism spectrum disorder
A genome-wide association meta-analysis of 18,381 austim spectrum disorder cases and 27,969 controls identifies five risk loci and the authors find quantitative and qualitative polygenic heterogeneity across ASD subtypes.
Common schizophrenia alleles are enriched in mutation-intolerant genes and in regions under strong background selection
A new genome-wide association study of schizophrenia is reported, and through meta-analysis with existing data and integrating genomic fine-mapping with brain expression and chromosome conformation data, 50 novel associated loci and 145 loci are identified.
Large-Scale Exome Sequencing Study Implicates Both Developmental and Functional Changes in the Neurobiology of Autism
Genome-wide association study identifies 30 Loci Associated with Bipolar Disorder
The largest genome-wide association study to date, including 20,352 cases and 31,358 controls of European descent, with follow-up analysis of 881 sentinel variants at loci with P<1×10-4, achieves genome- wide significance including 18 novel loci, which provide potential new biological mechanisms for bipolar disorder.
Suicide risk and prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic
A randomised multicentre trial of integrated versus standard treatment for patients with a first episode of psychotic illness
- L. Petersen, P. Jeppesen, M. Nordentoft
- Psychology, MedicineBMJ : British Medical Journal
- 2 September 2005
At one year's follow-up, psychotic symptoms changed favourably to a mean of 1.09 (standard deviation 1.27) with an estimated mean difference between groups of −0.31 (95% confidence interval −0-0.07, P = 0.02) in favour of integrated treatment.