Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Vincent, J. B., M. Masellis, et al. (1999). "Genetic association analysis of serotonin system genes in bipolar affective disorder." Am J Psychiatry 156(1): 136-138.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design case-control
Study Type Candidate-gene association study
Sample Size Over 100 patients with bipolar affective disorder and their matched comparison subjects
SNP/Region/Marker Size 10 variants
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Canadian
Gender In both groups 57% (N = 59) of the subjects were female and 43% (N = 44) were male.
Age Group Adults : The mean ages of the affected subjects and the comparison group were similar (mean = 39.16 years, SD = 10.83, and mean = 38.07 years, SD = 10.41, respectively; t = 0.73, df = 204, p = 0.46, two-tailed test).

Detail Info

Other variants reported by this study for BD (count: 10)

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