GWAS and systems biology analysis of depressive symptoms among smokers from the COPDGene cohort.

Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Large sample GWAS is needed to identify genetic factors associated with depression. This study used genome-wide genotypic and phenotypic data from the COPDGene study to identify genetic risk factors for depression.

Keywords

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease,Genome-wide association study,Major depressive disorder,Smokers,Systems biology,