Mitochondrial DNA deletion mutations in patients with neuropsychiatric symptoms.

Abstract

It has been suggested that mitochondrial dysfunction is important in the pathogenesis of psychiatric disorders such as depression, schizophrenia and dementia. We report herein three adult patients exhibiting such psychiatric symptoms as the core manifestation, accompanied by various degrees of myopathic symptoms. Pathological findings in biopsied skeletal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neures.2010.12.013

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