D Lichtermann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bonn
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The genetic epidemiology of schizophrenia and of schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 250:304-10. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenomics and addiction to opiates
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105, Bonn, Germany
    Eur J Pharmacol 410:269-279. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Support for allelic association of a polymorphic site in the promoter region of the serotonin transporter gene with risk for alcohol dependence
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University Medical School of Pecs, Hungary
    Am J Psychiatry 157:2045-7. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of cancer among persons with schizophrenia and their relatives
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:573-8. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Concordance for sex and the pseudoautosomal gene hypothesis revisited: no evidence of increased sex concordance in a nationwide Finnish sample of siblings with paternally derived schizophrenia
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Human Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 155:1365-75. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Linkage analysis of putative schizophrenia gene candidate regions on chromosomes 3p, 5q, 6p, 8p, 20p and 22q in a population-based sampled Finnish family set
    I Hovatta
    Department of Human Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Psychiatry 3:452-7. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of linkage of bipolar affective disorder to chromosome 18 in a sample of 57 German families
    M M Nöthen
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 4:76-84. 1999
  8. pmc Support for a chromosome 18p locus conferring susceptibility to functional psychoses in families with schizophrenia, by association and linkage analysis
    S G Schwab
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Bon, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 63:1139-52. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint A possible susceptibility locus for bipolar affective disorder in chromosomal region 10q25--q26
    S Cichon
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Wilhelmstr 31, D 53111 Bonn, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 6:342-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Recurrent brief depression in general practice. Clinical features, comorbidity with other disorders, and need for treatment
    W Maier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:196-204. 1994

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The genetic epidemiology of schizophrenia and of schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 250:304-10. 2000
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  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenomics and addiction to opiates
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105, Bonn, Germany
    Eur J Pharmacol 410:269-279. 2000
    ..The present state of pharmacogenomic and pharmacogenetic studies in animals and humans with respect to opiate addiction is reviewed in this paper...
  3. ncbi request reprint Support for allelic association of a polymorphic site in the promoter region of the serotonin transporter gene with risk for alcohol dependence
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University Medical School of Pecs, Hungary
    Am J Psychiatry 157:2045-7. 2000
    ..The authors sought additional evidence for this association from a family-based study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence of cancer among persons with schizophrenia and their relatives
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Str 25, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:573-8. 2001
    ..Confirmation of these associations could lead to hypotheses on shared risk or protective factors, either genetic or environmental...
  5. ncbi request reprint Concordance for sex and the pseudoautosomal gene hypothesis revisited: no evidence of increased sex concordance in a nationwide Finnish sample of siblings with paternally derived schizophrenia
    D Lichtermann
    Department of Human Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 155:1365-75. 1998
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Linkage analysis of putative schizophrenia gene candidate regions on chromosomes 3p, 5q, 6p, 8p, 20p and 22q in a population-based sampled Finnish family set
    I Hovatta
    Department of Human Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Psychiatry 3:452-7. 1998
    ..We were not able to find significant evidence for linkage on any of these chromosomal regions. However, some support for linkage was found on all studied chromosomal regions, except 3p...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of linkage of bipolar affective disorder to chromosome 18 in a sample of 57 German families
    M M Nöthen
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 4:76-84. 1999
    ..2 and 18q22-23 support prior evidence for susceptibility loci in these regions. The parent-of-origin effect on 18p11.2 is confirmed in our sample. The delineation of characteristics of 'either' families requires further study...
  8. pmc Support for a chromosome 18p locus conferring susceptibility to functional psychoses in families with schizophrenia, by association and linkage analysis
    S G Schwab
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Bon, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 63:1139-52. 1998
    ..009). These results suggest the existence, on chromosome 18p, of a potential susceptibility locus for functional psychoses...
  9. ncbi request reprint A possible susceptibility locus for bipolar affective disorder in chromosomal region 10q25--q26
    S Cichon
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Wilhelmstr 31, D 53111 Bonn, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 6:342-9. 2001
    ..12 (P = 0.0013). Positive linkage findings that have been reported by two independent studies further support the hypothesis of a susceptibility gene for bipolar affective disorder on 10q25-q26...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recurrent brief depression in general practice. Clinical features, comorbidity with other disorders, and need for treatment
    W Maier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:196-204. 1994
    ..This new diagnostic category needs more attention as only as small minority of patients with RBD received specific antidepressant treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint hSKCa3: no association of the polymorphic CAG repeat with bipolar affective disorder and schizophrenia
    T Rohrmeier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 9:169-75. 1999
    ..Thus, our data do not support the hypothesis that longer CAG repeats in the hSkCa3 gene contribute to the susceptibility for bipolar disorder and schizophrenia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Human delta-opioid receptor gene and susceptibility to heroin and alcohol dependence
    P Franke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Am J Med Genet 88:462-4. 1999
    ..Our results, therefore, do not support an association between genetic variation of the delta-opioid receptor and addictive behavior in man...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association study of the low-activity allele of catechol-O-methyltransferase and alcoholism using a family-based approach
    T Wang
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Wilhelmstr 31, 53111 Bonn, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 6:109-11. 2001
    ..83, P = 0.028). Our results provide further evidence for an involvement of the COMT low-activity allele in the development of alcoholism and demonstrate the need for further studies in large samples of alcoholic patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint A genome screen for genes predisposing to bipolar affective disorder detects a new susceptibility locus on 8q
    S Cichon
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Wilhelmstrasse 31, D 53111 Bonn, Germany
    Hum Mol Genet 10:2933-44. 2001
    ..Putative paternally imprinted loci were identified in chromosomal regions 2p24-p21 and 2q31-q32. Maternally imprinted susceptibility genes may be located on 14q32 and 16q21-q23...
  15. ncbi request reprint Brief depression among patients in general practice. Prevalence and variation by recurrence and severity
    W Maier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:190-5. 1994
    ..The diagnostic definition of RBD has a major impact on the sex ratio of cases: the less restrictive the diagnosis, the more balanced are the prevalence rates between males and females...
  16. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide scan for schizophrenia in the Finnish population: evidence for a locus on chromosome 7q22
    J Ekelund
    Department of Human Molecular Genetics, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Hum Mol Genet 9:1049-57. 2000
    ..Our data demonstrate the importance of genealogical information for studies aiming at identification of predisposing loci in complex diseases...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of gender and age at onset on the familial aggregation of schizophrenia
    W Maier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:279-85. 1993
    ..Affective disorders occurred in families independently of the probands' gender. Aetiological heterogeneity or ascertainment bias may account for the modifying effect of proband's gender in schizophrenia...
  18. ncbi request reprint A large population cohort provides normative data for investigation of temperament
    J Miettunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Oulu University, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:150-7. 2004
    ..We simultaneously compared the properties of the temperament dimensions of the Tridimensional Personality Questionnaire (TPQ) and of the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Identification of two novel polymorphisms and a rare deletion variant in the human dopamine D4 receptor gene
    S Cichon
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 5:97-103. 1995
    ..We were unable to detect the deletion in patients with schizophrenia and bipolar affective disorder, nor in healthy controls...