Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Abou Jamra, R., T. Becker, et al. (2008). "Genetic variation of the FAT gene at 4q35 is associated with bipolar affective disorder." Mol Psychiatry 13(3): 277-284.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design case-control
Study Type Candidate-gene association study
Sample Size 425 BD and 419 controls
SNP/Region/Marker Size 48 SNPs
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population German
Gender 425 BD patients (52.7% female and 47.3% male). 419 controls (44.6% female and 55.4% male)
Age Group adults : BD patients: mean age=43.6 (SD=10.9) years; controls: mean age=48.4 (SD=15.6) years

Detail Info

SNPs reported by this study for BD (count: 48)

Haplotypes reported by this study for BD (count: 4)

Genes reported by this study for BD (count: 2)