Genome-wide association study identifies eight risk loci and implicates metabo-psychiatric origins for anorexia nervosa Letter uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Feeding and Eating Disorders
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
  • Surveys and Questionnaires

abstract

  • Genome-wide analyses identify eight independent loci associated with anorexia nervosa. Genetic correlations implicate both psychiatric and metabolic components in the etiology of this disorder, even after adjusting for the effects of common variants associated with body mass index.

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publication date

  • January 2019

Research

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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/s41588-019-0439-2

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