Researchers Develop Blood Test for Depression
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|Wed, 04-18-2012 - 8:21am|
According to Health Day News:
"Researchers have developed a blood test that could one day help diagnose teens with depression.
To create the test, researchers identified 26 potential biological markers for depression. Then they tested the markers in a small group of teens and found that a handful of them could distinguish the teens with major depression from those without depression." READ MORE
Would having a blood test for depression help the stigma associated with mental illness? How would such a test help you?