Schizophrenia Research Forum

Uninherited genetic glitches in schizophrenia

People with schizophrenia carry a higher number of copy number variations (CNVs) — gains and losses of DNA segments — than people without the disorder, according to a study in Molecular Psychiatry. These genetic glitches were not inherited from parents, but instead arose spontaneously early in development.

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