Refining clinical phenotypes by contrasting ethnically different populations with schizophrenia from Australia, India and Sarawak
Psychiatry Research, 05/31/2012
McLean D et al. – The schizoaffective site difference likely results from measurement bias. The age at psychosis onset (AAO) site difference, however, has no obvious cultural or measurement bias explanation. Therefore, this may be an ideal candidate for use in genetic studies, given that genetic variants affecting AAO have already been proposed.