Genetic Influences of Schizophrenia and Intelligence Independently Associate with General Cognition in Older Adults

Abstract

A hallmark symptom of schizophrenia is cognitive impairment, which is also observed in the first-degree relatives of patients. Schizophrenia and cognition have independent genetic loci associated with them. Using 309... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Chelsea Sawyers (Virginia Commonwealth University)
  2. Mark Logue (Boston University)
  3. Matthew Panizzon (University of California, San Diego)
  4. William Kremen (University of California, San Diego)
  5. Michael Neale (Virginia Commonwealth University)

Topic Area

Cognition: Education, Intelligence, Memory, Attention

Session

OS-4C » IQ/Executive Functioning (17:00 - Thursday, 21st June, Monadnock)

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