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The development of schizophrenia differs at least partially between males and females, according to a new study. The results show that many genes related to the disease are sex-specific. This may explain why symptoms appear after adolescence, when the expression of many sex-specific genes changes.
The mechanisms behind schizophrenia may depend on gender | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Hundreds of genes are known to contribute to the risk of schizophrenia, but the neurobiological mechanisms leading to the onset of the illness are poorly known.