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Homocysteine implicated in Schizophrenia. Brown AS et al., Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2007 Jan;64(1):31-9

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Homocysteine implicated in Schizophrenia. Brown AS et al., Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2007 Jan;64(1):31-9

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An investigation was conducted into a possible association with elevated homocysteine in pregnant women and the subsequent development of schizophrenia in their adult children. An elevated homocysteine level in the third trimester was found to be associated with a greater than 2-fold statistically significant increase in schizophrenia risk.

Brown AS et al. 'Elevated prenatal homocysteine levels as a risk factor for schizophrenia.' Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2007 Jan;64(1):31-9

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