Cluster publication in Nature Genetics

April 30, 2018

Prof. Dr. Markus Nöthen (left) and Dr. Andreas Forstner (c) Picture: Andreas Stein/Institute for Human Genetics


Cluster member Prof. Markus Nöthen and colleagues published with an international consortium 30 new gene loci that are connected with depression.

The recent publication was released in Nature Genetics and integrated the data of 135.000 patients and 344.000 healthy controls.

Find the german press release

Publication: Genome-wide association analyses identify 44 risk variants and refine the genetic architecture of major depression, Nature Genetics, DOI: 10.1038/s41588-018-0090-3