BDgene

Study Report

Basic Info
Reference
Citation Schulze, T. G., S. Buervenich, et al. (2004). "Loci on chromosomes 6q and 6p interact to increase susceptibility to bipolar affective disorder in the national institute of mental health genetics initiative pedigrees." Biol Psychiatry 56(1): 18-23.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design pedigree
Study Type Candidate-region linkage study
Sample Size Members of 245 families ascertained through a sibling pair affected with bipolar I or schizoaffective-bipolar disorder
SNP/Region/Marker Size 18 microsatellite markers spanning chromosome 6.
Predominant Ethnicity
Population NIMH collections

Detail Info

Regions reported by this study for BD (count: 17)