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Psychiatric Disorders

Psychiatric Disorders With Genetic Involvement, Inheritance Patterns And Linkage Studies, Schizophrenia And Bipolar Disorder, Tourette's Syndrome

Genetic studies of psychiatric disorders have become an important specialty area within medical genetics. Much of the progress in the area is the result of advances in molecular genetics techniques, The Human Genome Project, developments in the neurosciences, and recent genetic findings in complex brain disorders such as Alzheimer's and Huntington's disease.

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