Schizophrenia patients with a history of childhood trauma have a pro-inflammatory phenotype.

@article{Dennison2012SchizophreniaPW,
  title={Schizophrenia patients with a history of childhood trauma have a pro-inflammatory phenotype.},
  author={Una Dennison and D P McKernan and John F Cryan and Ted G Dinan},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={42 9},
  pages={1865-71}
}
BACKGROUND Increasing evidence indicates that childhood trauma is a risk factor for schizophrenia and patients with this syndrome have a pro-inflammatory phenotype. We tested the hypothesis that the pro-inflammatory phenotype in schizophrenia is associated with childhood trauma and that patients without a history of such trauma have a similar immune profile to healthy controls. METHOD We recruited 40 schizophrenia patients and 40 controls, all of whom completed the Childhood Trauma… CONTINUE READING
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