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Genetic hot spots tied to schizophrenia

DNA glitches appear to boost risk, studies say

By Carey Goldberg
Globe Staff / July 31, 2008

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Researchers in Boston and around the world have pinpointed three genetic hot spots where deletions of big chunks of DNA appear to multiply a child's chances of developing schizophrenia up to tenfold. (Full article: 830 words)

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