Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Blood test for depression, bipolar disorder offers promise of personalized treatment

Newswise imageWorldwide, 1 in 4 people will suffer from a depressive episode in their lifetime. While current diagnosis and treatment approaches are largely trial and error, a breakthrough study by Indiana University School of Medicine researchers sheds new light on the biological basis of mood disorders and offers a promising blood test aimed at a precision-medicine approach to treatment.