Schizophrenia linked to memory gene mutation.

In Brain Circuitry, Brain Disorders, Brain General Structure and Function, Brain Science, DNA, Genetics by Brainy Days Ahead

Scientists at the Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University discover that mutations in a gene that should enable memories and a sense of direction can instead produce garbled communication between neurons that contributes to symptoms of schizophrenia.