The need for inclusion of sex and age of onset variables in genetic association studies of obsessive-compulsive disorder: Overview.

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a heterogeneous mental disorder that significantly impairs an individual's functioning. The candidate gene approach has proven to be a useful tool in investigating potential risk genes for OCD, but genetic studies have been largely inconclusive. Etiologically distinct forms of obsessive-compulsive disorder based on sex… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2016.01.012

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@article{Mattina2016TheNF, title={The need for inclusion of sex and age of onset variables in genetic association studies of obsessive-compulsive disorder: Overview.}, author={Gabriella Francesca Mattina and Meir Steiner}, journal={Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry}, year={2016}, volume={67}, pages={107-16} }