Genetics

Schizophrenia is a mental illness that typically shows up in late adolescence or early

New research on the five major mental illnesses suggests that schizophrenia and bipolar

In one of the largest schizophrenia genetics studies undertaken to date, researchers have

In a study published online today in the journal Nature Genetics, a group of

A genetic mutations that disrupts communication in the brain, may be link to schizophrenia:

There is a certain air of mystery that surrounds mental illness, and although science has made

Rare changes in genetic code might be responsible for the onset of schizophrenia,

Research recently published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry found that one

It turns out that experiencing stress can influence our DNA--and these changes in DNA expression

Two of the most widely studied--and misunderstood--mental health conditions might share

One would assume that identical twins are, well, identical. But a new study from The University

By categorizing a group of genes previously associated with schizophrenia and assigning them

One of the major negative side effects of current anti-psychotic pharmaceuticals, especially

Scientists at the University of Montreal have discovered a surprising link between mutations in

Abnormalities of two genes, BDNF and DTNBP1, have been linked to the underlying cause of