CNVs and ADHD

Cardiff University researchers and their colleagues found that people with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder have an increased load of copy number variants. In The Lancet, they describe their genome-wide analysis 410 children with ADHD and 1,156 unrelated matched controls from Britain, an analysis that they repeated with Icelandic patients and controls.

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