With data from 2,000 brains, new studies explore origins of psychiatric diseases

A sweeping set of studies published Thursday shows the potential of big data and teamwork among labs to unlock clues to the roots of psychiatric diseases.

The genetic roots of psychiatric diseases are notoriously difficult to unravel. They each involve hundreds of genes. And many of the genetic variations at play are found in the non-coding parts of DNA, which makes it even trickier to draw connections to disease.

But a sweeping set of studies published Thursday make a dent in that mystery, and

Citiți o mostră, înregistrați-vă pentru a citi în continuare.

Mai multe de la STAT

STAT1 min cititeMedical
STAT+: Pharmalittle: Lilly Signs $375 Million Deal With U.S. For Covid-19 Drug; Sanofi And Glaxo Will Supply Vaccine To COVAX
Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline plan to make 200 million doses of their Covid-19 vaccine candidate available to the COVAX vaccine allocation plan.
STAT1 min cititeMedical
STAT+: Pharmalittle: FDA OKs Lilly Drug For Covid-19; Most Americans Would Get A Covid-19 Shot If Infection Risk Drops By Half
Six in 10 Americans are somewhat or very likely to get a Covid-19 vaccine if doing so would lower the risk of becoming infected by about half, according to a…
STAT1 min cititeMedical
STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: White House Pushes EUA For Regeneron And Lilly Covid-19 Drugs; CMS Scrambles To Send Drug Cards
President Trump and his chief of staff urged the FDA to accelerate agency reviews of antibody cocktails from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly for treating Covid-19.