Largest genetic study of migraine to date reveals new genetic risk factors

Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 12:00

An international consortium of leading migraine scientists identified more than 120 regions of the genome that are connected to risk of migraine. The groundbreaking study helps researchers better understand the biological basis of migraine and its subtypes and could speed up the search for new treatment of the condition, which affects over a billion individuals worldwide.

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