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Biomarker found that can track depression and antidepressant response

In a new proof of concept study, researchers have identified a biomarker in human platelets that can track depression and […]

Brain PWAS points to new depression treatments

Researchers have undertaken a brain proteome-wide association study (PWAS), identifying novel proteins that may be targets for new depression treatments. […]

Depression-like behaviours passed on via sperm

Researchers have reported that male mice showing depression-like behaviours were able to pass those traits onto their offspring, specifically through […]

Monocyte gene expression provides insight into depression

A recent paper, published in Translational Psychiatry, uses monocyte gene expression to gain insight into childhood trauma, suicide risk and […]

Exome sequencing in bipolar disorder identifies new risk gene

A study published in Nature Genetics from a consortium of researchers — the BipEx collaboration — is the largest whole-exome […]

GWAS identifies new acne risk genes

A genome-wide association study (GWAS) of acne has identified 29 regions of the genome that influence the condition. Acne vulgaris […]

Deep learning model identifies patients with mental disorders

A new study, published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, has developed a deep learning model that is able to genetically […]

Patient Perspectives: Peter Coleman, Independent Researcher and Full-time Carer

Peter Coleman is an independent researcher and full-time carer with a background in sound, TV, film and special effects. Both […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 29th January

We have summarised some of the latest news and research across the genomics space – enjoy! Top stories from the […]

Genetic variant affects the impact of brain stimulation on memory

A new study has revealed that a variant of the gene BDNF can affect an individual’s response to brain stimulation. […]