Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Xu, W., et al. (2014). "Genome-wide association study of bipolar disorder in Canadian and UK populations corroborates disease loci including SYNE1 and CSMD1." BMC Med Genet 15: 2.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design case-control and family-based
Study Type Genome-wide association study
Sample Size From Toronto constituting: 431 cases and 440 controls; from UK: 538 cases and 513 controls.
SNP/Region/Marker Size 510,740 SNPs in discovery dataset and 440,794 SNPs in the validation dataset.
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population UK, Canadian
Gender For the total 1922 samples, there are 871 samples from Toronto constituting 431 cases (160 males and 271 females) and 440 controls (176 males and 264 females); there are 1051 samples from UK including 538 cases (180 males and 358 females) and 513 controls (192 males and 321 females).
Age Group adults

Detail Info

SNPs reported by this study for BD (count: 319)

Other variants reported by this study for BD (count: 1)

Genes reported by this study for BD (count: 119)