Genetics

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

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

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

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

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:

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

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

As with many mental health disorders, the

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

Following up on numerous studies in the last few months linking schizophrenia to sleep disorders

The reason why some people are more prone to psychiatric conditions, like depression or

Researchers at Johns Hopkins have uncovered evidence supporting the theory that genetics or

People with mental illness are often stereotyped as crazy, different and eccentric, but

Researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health have uncovered new evidence that