Recent Advances in the Epidemiology and Genetics of Bipolar Disorder
On June 20, Kathleen Merikangas, Ph.D.
, chief of the Genetic Epidemiology Branch at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), will present Recent Advances in the Epidemiology and Genetics of Bipolar Disorder
. This final lecture in the Genomics in Medicine lecture series will summarize the environmental and genetic risk factors for mood disorders, and present advances in applying the tools of molecular genetics to bipolar disorder. Read more
New report offers a primer for doctors' use of clinical genome and exome sequencing
, Wed., June 18, 2014 - Sooner than almost anyone expected, a new, genome-based technology for demystifying undiagnosed illnesses-particularly rare childhood diseases-is moving from research laboratories into general medical practice. Now, two leading scientists have sketched out what doctors need to know in order to use the new technology effectively. Read more
Last Updated: July 8, 2014