Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Cichon, S., J. Schumacher, et al. (2001). "A genome screen for genes predisposing to bipolar affective disorder detects a new susceptibility locus on 8q." Hum Mol Genet 10(25): 2933-2944.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design pedigree
Study Type Genome-wide linkage study
Sample Size 75 families with 444 individuals
SNP/Region/Marker Size a complete genome screen with 382 markers (average marker spacing of 9.3 cM)
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population German,Israeli and Italian

Detail Info

Regions reported by this study for BD (count: 7)