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No moderating effect of 5-HTTLPR on associations between antenatal anxiety and infant behavior.

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OBJECTIVE: Maternal antenatal anxiety is associated with an increased risk of behavioral disturbances in offspring. Recent work has suggested that the effect of maternal antenatal anxiety on infant temperament at 6 months is moderated by the serotonin transporter polymorphism 5-HTTLPR, with carriers of the short allele more susceptible to the adverse behavioral outcomes of maternal antenatal anxiety. These findings, however, are yet to be replicated and extended beyond infancy. The aim of the...

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10.1016/j.jaac.2013.02.010

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Journal:
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume:
52
Issue:
5
Pages:
519-526
Publication date:
2013-05-05
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EISSN:
1527-5418
ISSN:
0890-8567
URN:
uuid:be79aa54-bfbe-46f0-affb-7ec7bcda714f
Source identifiers:
395311
Local pid:
pubs:395311

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