NIMH Collaborative Program on the Psychobiology of Depression: clinical

Genet Epidemiol. 1989;6(1):179-82. doi: 10.1002/gepi.1370060131.


As part of the National Institute of Mental Health Collaborative Program of Depression study, data were collected on 2,225 first-degree relatives of 612 probands. A subset consisting of 187 families of bipolar patients was made available to participants of Genetic Analysis Workshop 5 (GAW5). A description of these data, including sample sizes, diagnoses, and a summary of published analyses, is given.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Bipolar Disorder / diagnosis
  • Bipolar Disorder / epidemiology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • United States