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Chipping away at major depressive disorder

James JH Rucker* and Peter McGuffin

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MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry (SGDP) Centre, The Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, 16 De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK

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Genome Biology 2014, 15:421  doi:10.1186/s13059-014-0421-3

Published: 26 July 2014


An intriguing recent study examines the role of miR-1202, a glutamate receptor regulating microRNA, in regulating major depressive disorder.