Parental prenatal depression and offspring ADHD: A genetically informed intergenerational study


Maternal prenatal depression has been associated with elevated levels of ADHD symptoms in offspring. This association could reflect detrimental effects of in-utero exposure to depression, but it could also be due to common... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Espen Moen Eilertsen (Norwegian Institute of Public Health)
  2. Laurie Hannigan (King's College London)
  3. Tom McAdams (King's College London)
  4. Fruhling Rijsdijk (King's College London)
  5. Nikolai Olavi Czajkowski (University of Oslo)
  6. Ted Reichborn-kjennerud (University of Oslo)
  7. Eivind Ystrom (University of Oslo)
  8. Line Gjerde (University of Oslo)

Topic Area

Developmental Disorders (e.g. ADHD)


PS-6 » Genetics, Pregnancy, and Prenatal Environment (18:00 - Thursday, 21st June)

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