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Dissecting the genetic architecture of human personality.

Abstract:

The first candidate gene studies of human personality promised much but, in the fifteen years since their publication, have delivered little in the way of clear evidence for the contribution of specific genetic variants to observed variation in personality traits. This is most likely due to the very small effects conferred by individual loci. The advent of genome-wide association studies has brought growing awareness that high levels of statistical stringency, very large sample sizes, and ind...

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10.1016/j.tics.2011.07.007

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, WTC Human Genetics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Trends in cognitive sciences
Volume:
15
Issue:
9
Pages:
395-400
Publication date:
2011-09-05
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EISSN:
1879-307X
ISSN:
1364-6613
URN:
uuid:bbe443e8-96c2-42d3-8e58-df384e080fde
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177477
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pubs:177477

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