B P Zietsch

Summary

Affiliation: Queensland Institute of Medical Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sexual orientation and psychiatric vulnerability: a twin study of neuroticism and psychoticism
    Brendan P Zietsch
    Genetic Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 40:133-42. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Heritability of preferences for multiple cues of mate quality in humans
    Brendan P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4067, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Evolution 66:1762-72. 2012
  3. pmc Do shared etiological factors contribute to the relationship between sexual orientation and depression?
    B P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Psychol Med 42:521-32. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Common and specific genetic influences on EEG power bands delta, theta, alpha, and beta
    Brendan P Zietsch
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane 4029, Australia
    Biol Psychol 75:154-64. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on risky sexual behaviour and its relationship with personality
    B P Zietsch
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Rd, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Behav Genet 40:12-21. 2010
  6. pmc Variation in human mate choice: simultaneously investigating heritability, parental influence, sexual imprinting, and assortative mating
    Brendan P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am Nat 177:605-16. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Shared aetiology of risky sexual behaviour and adolescent misconduct: genetic and environmental influences
    K J H Verweij
    Genetic Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 8:107-13. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on optimism and its relationship to mental and self-rated health: a study of aging twins
    Miriam A Mosing
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Rd, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Behav Genet 39:597-604. 2009
  9. pmc A genome-wide association study of Cloninger's temperament scales: implications for the evolutionary genetics of personality
    Karin J H Verweij
    Genetic Epidemiology, Molecular Epidemiology, and Queensland Statistical Genetics Laboratories, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Biol Psychol 85:306-17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Sexual orientation and psychiatric vulnerability: a twin study of neuroticism and psychoticism
    Brendan P Zietsch
    Genetic Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 40:133-42. 2011
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  2. doi request reprint Heritability of preferences for multiple cues of mate quality in humans
    Brendan P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4067, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Evolution 66:1762-72. 2012
    ..Heritability was a little higher in reproductive aged than in nonreproductive aged women, but the difference was not significant...
  3. pmc Do shared etiological factors contribute to the relationship between sexual orientation and depression?
    B P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Psychol Med 42:521-32. 2012
    ..Here we test the viability of common cause (shared genetic or environmental etiology) explanations of elevated depression rates in non-heterosexuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Common and specific genetic influences on EEG power bands delta, theta, alpha, and beta
    Brendan P Zietsch
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane 4029, Australia
    Biol Psychol 75:154-64. 2007
    ..Non-additive genetic effects on beta power and a common environment effect on delta, theta, and alpha powers were observed in the frontal region...
  5. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on risky sexual behaviour and its relationship with personality
    B P Zietsch
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Rd, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Behav Genet 40:12-21. 2010
    ..09), and that in each case the correlation was due primarily to overlapping genetic influences. These findings suggest that the genetic influences that shape our personality may also predispose us to risky sexual behaviour...
  6. pmc Variation in human mate choice: simultaneously investigating heritability, parental influence, sexual imprinting, and assortative mating
    Brendan P Zietsch
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am Nat 177:605-16. 2011
    ..The main discernible pattern of mate choice was assortative mating; we found that partner similarity was due to initial choice rather than convergence and also at least in part to phenotypic matching...
  7. doi request reprint Shared aetiology of risky sexual behaviour and adolescent misconduct: genetic and environmental influences
    K J H Verweij
    Genetic Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 8:107-13. 2009
    ..Moreover, RSB is associated with adolescent misconduct (r = 0.5), primarily because of genetic correlation between the variables. The implications of our findings as well as possible sex differences are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on optimism and its relationship to mental and self-rated health: a study of aging twins
    Miriam A Mosing
    Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Rd, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Behav Genet 39:597-604. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc A genome-wide association study of Cloninger's temperament scales: implications for the evolutionary genetics of personality
    Karin J H Verweij
    Genetic Epidemiology, Molecular Epidemiology, and Queensland Statistical Genetics Laboratories, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Biol Psychol 85:306-17. 2010
    ....