[NetBehaviour] Artistic tendencies linked to 'schizophrenia gene'
james at jwm-art.net
Sat Jul 18 18:13:41 CEST 2009
15:58 16 July 2009 by Ewen Callaway
We're all familiar with the stereotype of the tortured artist. Salvador
Dali's various disorders and Sylvia Plath's depression spring to mind.
Now new research seems to show why: a genetic mutation linked to
psychosis and schizophrenia also influences creativity.
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