A Root Cause Of Schizophrenia May Have Finally Been Found
For the first time, scientists have pinpointed a single gene that can shape a person's risk of developing schizophrenia.By Steven Sparkman | January 27, 2016
Scientists at the Broad Institute say they're finally cracking open the root causes of schizophrenia.
Until now, the biology behind the disease has been hard to pin down.
Earlier research had shown that the brain cells of people with schizophrenia have fewer connections than the brain cells of people without the disease. (Video via Salk Institute for Biological Studies)