Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Campos, S. B., D. M. Miranda, et al. (2010). "Association of polymorphisms of the tryptophan hydroxylase 2 gene with risk for bipolar disorder or suicidal behavior." J Psychiatr Res 44(5): 271-274.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design case-control
Study Type Candidate-gene association study
Sample Size 303 diagnosed with bipolar disorder and 224 healthy controls
SNP/Region/Marker Size 8 tagSNPs
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Brazilian
Gender 70.95% (215) females in patients, 67.85% (152) females in controls.
Age Group adult : mean age 41.43(SD=13.09), range 19-68 years for patients, mean age 49.77(SD=21.88), range 19-71 for controls.

Detail Info

SNPs reported by this study for BD (count: 8)

Haplotypes reported by this study for BD (count: 3)

Genes reported by this study for BD (count: 1)