BDgene

Study Report

Basic Info
Reference
Citation McInnis, M. G., T. H. Lan, et al. (2003). "Genome-wide scan of bipolar disorder in 65 pedigrees: supportive evidence for linkage at 8q24, 18q22, 4q32, 2p12, and 13q12." Mol Psychiatry 8(3): 288-298.
Disease Type Bipolar I Disorder
Study Design pedigree
Study Type Genome-wide linkage study
Sample Size 573 interviewed and genotyped subjects ascertained through 65 BPI probands.
SNP/Region/Marker Size 842 markers for whole genome wide
Predominant Ethnicity
Population American
Age Group The mean age of onset for the BPI subjects (including probands) was 21.6,SD=11.9 years,for BPII 22.6,SD=10.5 years, for RUP 26.8,SD=11.5 years, and for SAM 22.2,SD=12.3 years.

Detail Info

Regions reported by this study for BD (count: 15)