Using the Genetic Architecture of Externalizing Disorders to Aid in Gene Identification


Twin and family studies have unambiguously demonstrated a shared genetic architecture across disorders and traits characterized by behavioral disinhibition and impulsivity. The underlying latent factor has been called... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Danielle Dick (Virginia Commonwealth University)
  2. Philipp Koellinger (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
  3. K. Paige Harden (University of Texas at Austin)
  4. Elliot M. Tucker-Drob (University of Texas at Austin)
  5. Irwin Waldman (Emory University)
  6. Richard Karlsson Linnér (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
  7. Travis Mallard (University of Texas at Austin)
  8. Ronald de Vlaming (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
  9. Andrew Grotzinger (University of Texas at Austin)
  10. Peter Barr (Virginia Commonwealth University)

Topic Areas

Gene Finding Strategies , Psychopathology (e.g., Internalizing, Externalizing, Psychosis) , Substance use: Alcohol, Nicotine, Drugs


OS-4B » Genomics of Externalizing Disorders (17:00 - Thursday, 21st June, Yellowstone)

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