DPIM is a large scale study investigating the role of inherited DNA polymorphisms (genetic mutations) as a cause of different mental illnesses. Currently Southern Health is recruiting participants with a diagnosis of schizophrenia, or bipolar disorder.
What does the study involve?
Participants will be asked to donate a small blood sample (20mls) and complete an assessment/questionnaire with one of our researchers, all completed at a single visit lasting approx. 1 hour.
- Diagnosis of Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder
- All participants must be of white-British heritage, as including both their maternal and paternal grandparents.
To refer potential participants or to request further information, please contact the research team:
Tel: 02380 475 258