YWHAH, the gene encoding the 14-3-3eta isoform, is highly expressed in retinal ganglion cells (RGC). YWHAH is a positional and functional candidate gene for both schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (BP). It is located on chromosome 22q12.3, a region which has been implicated by linkage studies in both BP and schizophrenia.
tyrosine 3-monooxygenase/tryptophan 5-monooxygenase activation protein, eta
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