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Schizophrenia genetics complements its mechanistic understanding

Refinement of genetic variants within the major histocompatibility complex reveals three distinct genetic influences on schizophrenia risk and sheds light on the disease's neurobiology.

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Figure 1: Schematic of the findings and model of Sekar et al.4.

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Ruzzo, E., Geschwind, D. Schizophrenia genetics complements its mechanistic understanding. Nat Neurosci 19, 523–525 (2016).

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