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Manifestation of genetic risk for schizophrenia during adolescence in population

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A new study published online by JAMA Psychiatry examined psychopathological features associated with the early expression of genetic risk for schizophrenia during adolescence in the general population. The work by Hannah J. Jones, Ph.D., of the University of Bristol, England, and coauthors used data from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children.

To read the full article and an editorial by Kenneth S. Kendler, M.D., of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, please visit the For The Media website.

Related Content: An author audio interview also is available on the For The Media website to preview. The author audio interview will be live when the embargo lifts on the JAMA Psychiatry website.

(JAMA Psychiatry. Published online January 27, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.3058. Available pre-embargo to the media at

Editor's Note: The study includes conflict of interest and funding/support disclosures. Please see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, financial disclosures, funding and support, etc.


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