Tag: UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix’s Ayman Fanous contributes to largest worldwide study of Schizophrenia

In a paper published April 8 in Nature, specific genes were identified that could play important roles in the psychiatric disorder. In the largest genetic study of schizophrenia, researchers including Ayman Fanous, MD, analyzed DNA from 76,755 people with schizophrenia and 243,649 without it to better understand the genes and biological processes underpinning the condition.

Flinn Foundation commits $5.52 million to UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix announced April 7 the Flinn Foundation has awarded the college $5.52 million to establish research faculty positions on the Phoenix Bioscience Core and support training to further translational research in cardiovascular diseases, neurosciences and mental health.