Psychiatric diseases are complex and have many component phenotypes. Understanding the genetic basis of those phenotypes may offer special promise for illuminating the diseases. Deep phenotyping refers to studies that study large numbers of phenotypes in each patient. We are therefore inviting the submissions of deep phenotyping of psychiatric diseases that study digital, clinical, behavioral, neurophysiological, and neuroanatomic phenotypes, as well as genotypes to assess their genetic background and contributions to psychiatric diseases.
Dr. Chao Chen
Professor Elliot S. Gershon
Genome-wide association study (GWAS)
Submission Deadline: 15 September 2018
Manuscripts should be submitted online through ScholarOne Manuscripts for Journal of Psychiatry and Brain Science © Clarivate Analytics. Please visit Guide for Authors before submitting a manuscript. Authors are encouraged to submit a paper as soon as it is ready and don’t need to wait until the deadline. Submissions will be sent to peer-review in order of arrival. Accepted papers will be published continuously in Journal of Psychiatry and Brain Science and then gathered together on the special issue webpage. We welcome Research articles, Review papers and Short Communications. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
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All papers belonging to a Virtual Special Issue will be gathered together on a single webpage. They are published in the regular issues of the journal as soon as publishable, and labeled as belonging to the Virtual Special Issue. A link from each paper will take you to the Virtual Special Issue website.
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Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and Human Genetics, The University of Chicago
State Key Laboratory of Medical Genetics, School of Life Science, Central South University