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Is there an association between NPY and neuroticism?

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Psychiatric genetics has been hampered by the fact that initially exciting findings from underpowered studies are so often not replicated in larger, more powerful, data sets. Here we show that the claims of Zhou et al. that neuropeptide Y (NPY) diplotype-predicted expression is correlated with trait anxiety (neuroticism) is not replicated in a data set consisting of phenotypically extreme individuals drawn from a large (n = 88,142) non-clinical population. We found no association between NPY ...

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10.1038/nature07927

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Author
Journal:
Nature More from this journal
Volume:
458
Issue:
7238
Pages:
E6-E7
Publication date:
2009-04-01
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EISSN:
1476-4687
ISSN:
0028-0836
Language:
English
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pubs:34671
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uuid:e921534a-a758-4200-931a-73154b4d3387
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pubs:34671
Source identifiers:
34671
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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