Searching for a locus for schizophrenia within chromosome Xp11

J Wei, G P Hemmings

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Abstract

Three gene-rich loci-HS212G6, HSU93305, and HS884M20-within the short arm of the X chromosome have been examined for allelic association with schizophrenia by the transmission disequilibrium test in 70 families of male individuals affected with schizophrenia. Neither the HS212G6 nor HS884M20 was found to be associated with schizophrenia. The HSU93305 locus, however, was significantly associated with schizophrenia (X(2)=17.92, df=3, P
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-7
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics
Volume96
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 7 Feb 2000

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Keywords

  • Base Sequence
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • DNA Primers
  • Expressed Sequence Tags
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Schizophrenia
  • X Chromosome

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