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Genetics and Psychopathology

Part VII. Psychological Disorders

  1. Christel M. Middeldorp MD, PhD1,
  2. Dorret I. Boomsma PhD2

Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470478509.neubb002060

Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

How to Cite

Middeldorp, C. M. and Boomsma, D. I. 2009. Genetics and Psychopathology. Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences. VII:60.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Department of Biological Psychology, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  2. 2

    Vrije University, Department of Biological Psychology, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Assessment of the Importance of Genetic Variation in Complex Traits
  • 2
    Genetic Epidemiology of Anxiety and Depression
  • 3
    Gene Finding Methods
  • 4
    Genome-Wide Association Studies
  • 5
    Summary

Keywords:

  • twin studies;
  • linkage;
  • candidate gene association studies;
  • genome wide association studies;
  • genetic epidemiology;
  • gene environment interaction;
  • gene environment correlation;
  • anxiety;
  • depression;
  • co-morbidity;
  • longitudinal studies;
  • serotonin transporter gene