Schizophrenia Linked To More Than 100 Genetic Markers In New DNA Study

July 22, 2014 1:21 PM

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Schizophrenia Linked To More Than 100 Genetic Markers In New DNA Study

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have linked more than 100 spots in our DNA to the risk of developing schizophrenia, casting light on the mystery of what makes the disease tick.

Such work could eventually point to new treatments, although they are many years away. Already, the new results provide the first hard genetic evidence to bolster a theory connecting the immune system to the disease.

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