How MicroRNAs Are involved in splitting the mind Journal Article


Author(s): Tsai, Lihuei; Siegert, Sandra
Article Title: How MicroRNAs Are involved in splitting the mind
Affiliation IST Austria
Abstract: This article provides an introduction to the role of microRNAs in the nervous system and outlines their potential involvement in the pathophysiology of schizophrenia, which is hypothesized to arise owing to environmental factors and genetic predisposition.
Keywords: MicroRNA; single nucleotide polymorphism; Schizophrenia; FMR1 protein, human; fragile X mental retardation protein
Journal Title: JAMA Psychiatry
Volume: 73
Issue 4
ISSN: 2168-6238
Publisher: American Medical Association  
Date Published: 2016-04-01
Start Page: 409
End Page: 410
DOI: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.3144
Open access: no