People Barbara Franke Genetics of brain function and (psychiatric) malfunction

Genetic risk factors for neurological disorders

Most psychiatric disorders are highly heritable, but due to their multifactorial origins it is hard to identify individual genes involved. This research group works on identification of risk genes for disease; in addition to using the classic clinical phenotypes they use intermediate phenotypes. read more (Donders Institute)

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Barbara Franke PhD

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Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour

As part of the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour – the Donders Center for Medical Neuroscience is devoted to understanding the mechanistic underpinnings of human cognition and behavior in health and disease. read more