Largest-ever family study of migraine provides new insight into the disease

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 12:00

An international research consortium has shown that an accumulation of many independent genetic risk variants is the reason why migraine tends to run in families. The genetic burden was shown to be greater in patients that experience aura symptoms during attacks or have an early age of onset of migraine.

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