Type specific Real time PCR for detection of human herpes virus 6 in schizophrenia and bipolar patients: a case control study

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BACKGROUND Schizophrenia (SC) and bipolar disorder (BD) are among the most devastating diseases worldwide. There are several lines of evidence suggesting that viruses may play significant roles in the etiology of these mental disorders. The aim of this study was the detection of HHV-6A/B in the peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) of SC and BD patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12888-015-0662-z

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@inproceedings{Yavarian2015TypeSR, title={Type specific Real time PCR for detection of human herpes virus 6 in schizophrenia and bipolar patients: a case control study}, author={Jila Yavarian and Somaye Shatizadeh Malekshahi and Roya Yavarian and Shaghayegh Yazdani and Leila Janani and Nazanin Zahra Shafiei Jandaghi and Seyed Jalal Kiani and HamidReza Ahamadkhaniha}, booktitle={BMC psychiatry}, year={2015} }