Schizophrenia may be triggered by excess protein during brain development

November 24, 2014 1:43 PM

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Schizophrenia may be triggered by excess protein during brain development

Researchers have identified a gene associated with schizophrenia that they say may help explain the biological process of the disease.

About 1 percent of the population suffers from schizophrenia, with the risk increasing if a first-degree relative suffers from the disease, according to the news release. While scientists haven’t determined the exact cause of schizophrenia, they have found several genes that are associated with incr...

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