Unravelling the genetic basis of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder with GWAS: A systematic review.

Affiliation

Instituto de Biofísica e Engenharia Biomédica, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal; Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College London, 16 De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF, UK; Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Centro de Investigação e Intervenção Social, Lisboa, Portugal. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To systematically review findings of GWAS in schizophrenia (SZ) and in bipolar disorder (BD); and to interpret findings, with a focus on identifying independent replications.

Keywords

Biological psychiatry,Bipolar disorder,Genome-wide association study,Schizophrenia,Single nucleotide polymorphism,