Genetic cross-disorder analysis in psychiatry: from methodology to clinical utility

Dick Schijven, Jan H. Veldink, Jurjen J. Luykx
2019 British Journal of Psychiatry  
Genome-wide association studies have uncovered hundreds of loci associated with psychiatric disorders. Cross-disorder studies are among the prime ramifications of such research. Here, we discuss the methodology of the most widespread methods and their clinical utility with regard to diagnosis, prediction, disease aetiology and treatment in psychiatry. Declaration of interest None.
doi:10.1192/bjp.2019.72 pmid:30931869 fatcat:bcwyo6nvvraztawikec53yawou