Bipolar and panic disorders may be associated with hereditary defects in the innate immune system.


BACKGROUND Mannan-binding lectin (MBL) and mannan-binding lectin-associated serine protease-2 (MASP-2) represent important arms of the innate immune system, and different deficiencies may result in infections or autoimmune diseases. Both bipolar and panic disorders are associated with increased inflammatory response, infections and mutual comorbidity… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2014.04.017