• Patients' genetic data may explain treatment-resistant schizophrenia

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Findings of a genome-wide association study suggested a heritable component of treatment-resistant schizophrenia, according to results published in JAMA Psychiatry.
    “Precision psychiatry provides a potential pathway to improve psychiatric classification and develop treatments that are better tailored to specific patients. Major advances in determining the role of genetic variation in the risk of developing psychiatric disorders are helping realize this potential, but the relevance of these findings to patient outcomes and response to treatment is unclear,” Antonio F. Pardiñas,
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