Handedness, language lateralisation and anatomical asymmetry: relevance of protocadherin XY to hominid speciation and the aetiology of psychosis. Point of view.

  • Timothy John Crow
  • Published 2002 in
    The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…

Abstract

review the literature on handedness, dichotic listening and anatomical asymmetry in schizophrenia and concluded that there was strong evidence for decreased cerebral lateralisation. As they point out, the implication is that finding the locus of the gene for cerebral dominance could unravel the genetic predisposition to schizophrenia. Procopio (2001) raises… (More)

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