These findings are exciting because they provide clues to the biological basis of this devastating disorder – clues that may ultimately help us to develop better treatments. However, attempts to understand how genes contribute to the symptoms that patients experience reveal how complex – and poorly understood – the human brain is.
Is schizophrenia written in our genes?
- 16 February 2016
Scientists have identified hundreds of regions of the human genome that are linked with schizophrenia.