Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Genetic Risk of Eating Disorder Phenotypes


Eating disorders affect individuals of all racial and ethnic groups, yet inclusion of individuals with diverse backgrounds in research is limited, especially within a genetics framework. Twin studies that include European... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Melissa Munn-Chernoff (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Topic Areas

Psychopathology (e.g., Internalizing, Externalizing, Psychosis) , other


SY-10A » Ethics in Behavior Genetics: Challenges & Considerations To Studies Including Racial/Ethnic Diversity as a Biological Variable (15:15 - Saturday, 23rd June, Auditorium)

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