Posts Tagged ‘bipolar disorder hereditary risk’

By On August 21st, 2017

Brain wiring explains how siblings avoid bipolar disorder despite high risk

Bipolar disorder is believed to be deeply rooted in genetics, meaning it can be passed hereditarily through family members. There’s just one thing that has always confused researchers. If bipolar disorder is genetic, how do siblings avoid experiencing the same mental illness as their brother or sister? Researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at…

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