Posts Tagged ‘The American Journal of Psychiatry’

By On November 15th, 2013

White Matter Abnormalities Indicate Heredity Nature of Bipolar Disorder

New evidence has been discovered which helps support the theory that bipolar disorder is a hereditary condition. Researchers have found that widespread white matter integrity reductions in patients with bipolar disorder, which also extends to their unaffected siblings. “Together, these results suggest an important role for white matter integrity in the pathology of bipolar disorder…

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