Genetic variation links creativity to psychiatric disorders

Keller, Matthew C. and Visscher, Peter M. (2015) Genetic variation links creativity to psychiatric disorders. Nature Neuroscience, 18 7: 928-929. doi:10.1038/nn.4047


Author Keller, Matthew C.
Visscher, Peter M.
Title Genetic variation links creativity to psychiatric disorders
Journal name Nature Neuroscience   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1546-1726
1097-6256
Publication date 2015-07-01
Year available 2015
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
DOI 10.1038/nn.4047
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
Volume 18
Issue 7
Start page 928
End page 929
Total pages 2
Place of publication New York, United States
Publisher Nature Publishing Group
Language eng
Subject 2800 Neuroscience
2700 Medicine
Abstract Epidemiological studies and anecdotal evidence show overlap between psychiatric disorders and creativity, but why? A new study uses genome-wide association data from schizophrenia and bipolar disorder to show that genetics are part of the explanation.
Keyword Genetic variation
Psychiatric disorder
Creativity
Bipolar
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Grant ID K01 MH085812
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
Collections: Non HERDC
Queensland Brain Institute Publications
UQ Diamantina Institute Publications
 
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