Literature searches, data extraction & data entry, meta-analysis calculations, and database updates are performed by members of the Neuropsychiatric Genetics Group at the Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
Current SZGene curators:
Lars Bertram, M.D. (Principal Investigator)
Christina Lill, M.D.
Esther Meissner, Ph.D.
Matthew B. McQueen, Ph.D. (University of Boulder)
Johannes T. Roehr, B.S. (MPI & Free University of Berlin)
Brit-Maren M. Schjeide, B.S.
Ute Zauft, M.A.
Past Members of the SZGene curatorial team:
Nicole C. Allen, B.S.
Sachin Bagade, M.S.
Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D.
Scientific Advisory Board
Current members of the Scientific Advisory Board are
William Byerley, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
George Davey Smith, M.D., FFPHM
University of Bristol, UK
James Kennedy, M.D.
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Douglas F. Levinson, M.D.
Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
Michael Owen, Ph.D., FRCPsych, FMedSci
Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Our thanks to The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) for permission to use chromosome images.
Funding for SZGene has been generously provided by NARSAD, the National Alliance on Research in Schizophrenia and Depression. We are grateful to the Alzheimer Research Forum for donating software developed for AlzGene.
Last but not least...
We would like to thank the many groups who have kindly provided us with genotype and other data beyond those included in the original publications.