• Continuing recruitment of southern Indian schizophrenia families and unrelated cases and controls in collaboration with Dr Thara, Director, Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai
     
  • Neuroimaging and neuropsychological phenotyping of selected schizophrenia patients and a matched sample of healthy individuals
     
  • GWAS analyses in homogeneous Indian and Sarawak populations, comparing the results with the latest results for European-ancestry schizophrenia from the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium
     
  • Targeted resequencing analyses of a previously identified chromosomal region in an Indian sample
     
  • Establishing iPSC from selected schizophrenia patients and controls in order to test disease hypotheses; (6) studying the function of the group’s top Indian GWAS locus in zebrafish and cellular models.