Associations Between Dopaminergic Gene Methylation and Executive Performance in a Childhood MZ Twin Difference Design

Abstract

Specific allele types of dopaminergic genes (COMT, DBH, and DRD4) have been associated with executive attention. However, an emerging body of empirical research suggests that environmental factors are also influencing complex... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Candace Lewis (Translational Genomics Research Institute)
  2. Adrienne Henderson-Smith (Translational Genomics Research Institute)
  3. Reagan Styles (Arizona State University)
  4. Matthew Huentelman (Translational Genomics Research Institute)
  5. Leah D. Doane (Arizona State University)
  6. Kathryn Lemery-Chalfant (Arizona State University)

Topic Areas

Cognition: Education, Intelligence, Memory, Attention , other

Session

PS-2 » Cognitive Development (18:00 - Thursday, 21st June)

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