Selected Papers, Abstracts & Articles

A selection of papers By Faculty and Staff of the CNPG.

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Petryshen TL, Middleton FA, Kirby A, Aldinger KA, Purcell S, Tahl AR, Morley CP, McGann L, Gentile KL, Rockwell GN, Medeiros HM, Carvalho C, Macedo A, Dourado A, Valente J, Ferreira CP, Patterson NJ, Azevedo MH, Daly MJ, Pato CN, Pato MT, Sklar P.(2004). Support for involvement of neuregulin 1 in schizophrenia pathophysiology. Mol Psychiatry. Nov 16; [Epub ahead of print]
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Eisener A, Pato MT, Medeiros H, Carvalho C, Pato CN (2004). Genetics of Schizophrenia: Recent Advances. Mental Fitness: The Science of Mental Wellness, 3(3): 32-37.
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Middleton, F. A., Pato, M. T., Gentile K. L., Morley C. P., Zhao X., Eisener A.F. et al. (2004). Genomewide Linkage Analysis of Bipolar Disorder by Use of a High-Density Single-Nucleotide¿Polymorphism (SNP)Genotyping Assay: A Comparison with Microsatellite Marker Assays and Finding of Significant Linkage to Chromosome 6q22. American Journal of Human Genetics, Am J Hum Genet. 2004 May;74(5):886-97. Epub 2004 Apr 01.
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Pato CN, Pato MT, Kirby A, Petryshen TL, Medeiros H, Carvalho C, Macedo A, Dourado A, Coelho I, Valente J, Soares MJ, Ferreira CP, Lei M, Verner A, Hudson TJ, Morley CP, Kennedy JL, Azevedo MH, Daly MJ, Sklar P (2004). Genome-wide scan in Portuguese Island families implicates multiple loci in bipolar disorder: fine mapping adds support on chromosomes 6 and 11.American Journal of Medical Genetics, May 15;127B(1):30-4.
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Pato, C. N., Azevedo, M. H., Pato, M. T., Kennedy, J. L., Coelho, I., & Dourado, A. et al. (1997). Selection of homogeneous populations for genetic study: the Portugal genetics of psychosis project. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 74(3) 286-288.
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Schindler, K. M., Pato, M. T., Dourado, A., Macedo, A., Azevedo, M. H., & Kennedy, J. L. et al. (2002). Association and linkage disequilibrium between a functional polymorphism of the dopamine-2 receptor gene and schizophrenia in a genetically homogeneous Portuguese population. Molecular psychiatry, 7(9) 1002-1005.
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Sklar, P., Pato, M. T., Kirby, A., Petryshen, T. L., Medeiros, H., & Carvalho, C. et al. (2004). Genome-wide scan in Portuguese Island families identifies 5q31-5q35 as a susceptibility locus for schizophrenia and psychosis.
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Xu, J., Pato, M. T., Torre, C. D., Medeiros, H., Carvalho, C., & Basile, V. S. et al. (2001). Evidence for linkage disequilibrium between the alpha 7-nicotinic receptor gene (CHRNA7) locus and schizophrenia in Azorean families. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 105(8) 669-674.
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