Confirmation of the relationship of HLA (chromosome 6) genes to depression and manic depression. II. The Ontario follow-up and analysis of 117 kindreds.

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HLA typing was conducted on 577 family members of 86 families having at least two first-degree family members with a lifetime history of major depression or bipolar disorder. The results were combined with a follow-up study of 10 Newfoundland kindreds and with the data obtained from our previous studies, giving a total cohort of 117 families of diverse… (More)

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@article{Stancer1988ConfirmationOT, title={Confirmation of the relationship of HLA (chromosome 6) genes to depression and manic depression. II. The Ontario follow-up and analysis of 117 kindreds.}, author={Harvey C. Stancer and Liselore Weitkamp and Emmanuel Persad and Charles A. Flood and T H Jorna and Sissel Guttormsen and R L Yagnow}, journal={Annals of human genetics}, year={1988}, volume={52 Pt 4}, pages={279-98} }