Methylation marks hypoxia in schizophrenia

The first genomewide survey of gene-silencing methyl tags turns up 25 suspect regions in schizophrenia. Published online January 8 in JAMA Psychiatry, the study found that differently methylated regions included  genes linked to hypoxia, which suggests that methylation patterns found in blood could record past environmental insults.

Read this story at Schizophrenia Research Forum.

 

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