... and family studies have indicated a large degree of heritability for
schizophrenia, the exact genetic causes remain unclear.
What causes schizophrenia? ... These genetic differences involve hundreds of
different genes and probably disrupt brain development. Other recent studies ...
There is no doubt a strong genetic component to schizophrenia - those who have
Those who have a third degree relative with schizophrenia are twice as likely to
develop ... This indicates that schizophrenia is NOT entirely a genetic disease.
Twin, family and adoptions studies suggest that genetic factors play an important
role in the development of schizophrenia. For example, the child of one parent ...
Is there evidence that social factors cause schizophrenia and, if there is, does it
negate or complement the theory that schizophrenia is a genetic illness?
There is no known single cause of schizophrenia. Many diseases, such as heart
disease, result from an interplay of genetic, behavioral and other factors, and ...
The exact causes of schizophrenia are unknown, but research suggests a
combination of physical, genetic, psychological and environmental factors.
Nov 1, 2014 ... The largest-ever genetic study of mental illness reveals a complex set of factors.
The causes of schizophrenia are not fully known. However, it appears that
schizophrenia usually results from a complex interaction between genetic and ...