Print

Genetic Studies Give Clues to Tourette Syndrome, OCD, Molecular Psychiatry Reveals  
8/15/2012 7:28:53 AM

Two new large-scale studies searching for the genetic links to a couple of relatively common psychiatric conditions show how difficult it can be to decipher the human genome's role in disease. The research, the first genome-wide studies looking at the potential association of particular genes with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and Tourette syndrome, was published in two reports in the Aug. 14 issue of Molecular Psychiatry.