Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Cassidy, F., C. Zhao, et al. (2007). "Genome-wide scan of bipolar disorder and investigation of population stratification effects on linkage: support for susceptibility loci at 4q21, 7q36, 9p21, 12q24, 14q24, and 16p13." Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144B(6): 791-801.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design pedigree
Study Type Genome-wide linkage study
Sample Size 60 independent broadly defined ASPs (32 narrow) and a maximum of 98 broadly defined sib pairs (all possible, 38 narrow).
SNP/Region/Marker Size 401 microsatellite markers for whole genome wide
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Irish

Detail Info

Regions reported by this study for BD (count: 22)