My interest is in thyroid, obesity, and pituitary function related SNPs. Sometimes I come across other interesting stuff that I just have to learn more about.
3.13.2011 - I found this interesting Nature article on PTSD and an SNP that relates to females + PTSD. I'm including this here so I can easily find it and refer back to it again as desired.
Study Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21350482
National Institute for Mental Health blog regarding special issues of Nature and Science to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the publication of the draft human genome sequence: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/about/director/2011/genomics-the-future-is-bright.shtml
Press release from one of the study authors at Emory University: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-02/eu-nbp022111.php
Grady Trauma Project: http://www.gradytraumaproject.com/index.html
I'll move this entry as I figure out how to organize my various points of interest/study =)