Copy number variation and neurodevelopmental problems in females and males in the general population


Neurodevelopmental problems (NPs) are childhood phenotypes that are more common in males. Conversely, anxiety and depression (which are frequently comorbid with NPs) are more common in females. Rare copy number variants (CNVs)... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Joanna Martin (Cardiff University)
  2. Kristiina Tammimies (Center of Neurodevelopmental Disorders at Karolinska Institutet (KIND))
  3. Robert Karlsson (Karolinska Institutet)
  4. Yi Lu (Karolinska Institutet)
  5. Henrik Larsson (Karolinska Institutet)
  6. Paul Lichtenstein (Karolinska Institutet)
  7. Patrik Magnusson (Karolinska Institutet)

Topic Areas

Developmental Disorders (e.g. ADHD) , Psychopathology (e.g., Internalizing, Externalizing, Psychosis)


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