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Changes in genetic and environmental influences on depressive symptoms across adolescence and young adulthood.

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BACKGROUND: Depression rises markedly in adolescence, a time when increased and new genetic influences have been reported. AIMS: To examine'new'and'stable' genetic and environmental factors on depressive symptoms in adolescence and young adulthood. METHOD: A questionnaire survey investigated a sample of twin and sibling pairs at three time points over an approximately 3-year period. Over 1800 twin and sibling pairs reported depressive symptoms at the three time points. Data were analysed usin...

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10.1192/bjp.bp.105.018721
Journal:
British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science More from this journal
Volume:
189
Issue:
NOV.
Pages:
422-427
Publication date:
2006-11-01
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
Language:
English
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pubs:25428
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uuid:8ece36b5-4bb6-4691-b604-4109a6a02616
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pubs:25428
Source identifiers:
25428
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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