Differential patterns of genetic overlap between inattention and four neurocognitive factors


Purpose: Twin and family studies indicate that individual differences in inattention and neurocognitive functioning are heritable, ranging from 50-80% across adolescence. There is also evidence for moderate genetic overlap... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Lauren Micalizzi (Brown University)
  2. Leslie Brick (Brown University)
  3. Marisa Marraccini (University of North Carolina)
  4. Chelsie Benca-bachman (Emory University)
  5. Rohan Palmer (Emory University)
  6. Valerie Knopik (Purdue University)

Topic Areas

Cognition: Education, Intelligence, Memory, Attention , Developmental Disorders (e.g. ADHD)


SY-10B » Genetics of neurodevelopmental disorders and comorbid problems (15:15 - Saturday, 23rd June, Yellowstone)

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