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Significant linkage to compulsive hoarding on chromosome 14 in families with obsessive-compulsive disorder: results from the OCD Collaborative Genetics Study.
|Title||Significant linkage to compulsive hoarding on chromosome 14 in families with obsessive-compulsive disorder: results from the OCD Collaborative Genetics Study.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Authors||Samuels J, Shugart YY, Grados MA, Willour VL, Bienvenu JO, Greenberg BD, Knowles JA, McCracken JT, Rauch SL, Murphy DL, Wang Y, Pinto A, Fyer AJ, Piacentini J, Pauls DL, Cullen B, Rasmussen SA, Hoehn-Saric R, Valle D, Liang K-Y, Riddle MA, Nestadt G|
|Journal||The American journal of psychiatry|
|Date Published||2007 Mar|
Individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) who have compulsive hoarding behavior are clinically different from other OCD-affected individuals. The objective of this study was to determine whether there are chromosomal regions specifically linked to compulsive hoarding behavior in families with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
|Alternate Journal||Am J Psychiatry|