Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Schumacher, J., R. Kaneva, et al. (2005). "Genomewide scan and fine-mapping linkage studies in four European samples with bipolar affective disorder suggest a new susceptibility locus on chromosome 1p35-p36 and provides further evidence of loci on chromosome 4q31 and 6q24." Am J Hum Genet 77(6): 1102-1111.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design pedigree
Study Type Genome-wide linkage study
Sample Size 52 families (448 genotyped individuals) for genomewide scan;108 families (728 genotyped individuals) for fine-mapping linkage analysis
SNP/Region/Marker Size 435 STRs for whole genome wide
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Spanish, Romany, Bulgarian and German

Detail Info

Regions reported by this study for BD (count: 5)