BDNF polymorphisms are associated with schizophrenia onset and positive symptoms.

@article{Zhang2016BDNFPA,
  title={BDNF polymorphisms are associated with schizophrenia onset and positive symptoms.},
  author={Xiang Yang Zhang and Da-Chun Chen and Yun-long Tan and Shu-ping Tan and Xingguang Luo and Lingjun Zuo and Jair C. Soares},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={2016},
  volume={170 1},
  pages={41-7}
}
Numerous studies have showed that brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) may be involved in the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of schizophrenia. The purposes of this study were to investigate the potential association of BDNF gene polymorphisms with susceptibility to schizophrenia and the psychopathological symptoms in patients with schizophrenia in a… CONTINUE READING