Affiliation: Trinity College
- A case of ADHD and a major Y chromosome abnormalityAisling Mulligan
Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
J Atten Disord 12:103-5. 2008..ADHD is a common, heritable disorder of childhood. Sex chromosome abnormalities are relatively rare conditions that are sometimes associated with behavioral disorders...
- Autism symptoms in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: a familial trait which correlates with conduct, oppositional defiant, language and motor disordersAisling Mulligan
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
J Autism Dev Disord 39:197-209. 2009..Thus autism symptoms in ADHD represent a familial trait associated with increased neurodevelopmental and oppositional/conduct disorders...
- The Social Communication Questionnaire in a sample of the general population of school-going childrenA Mulligan
The Department of Psychiatry, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
Ir J Med Sci 178:193-9. 2009..The social communication questionnaire (SCQ) for autistic spectrum disorder was previously validated in clinical populations...
- Impaired conflict resolution and alerting in children with ADHD: evidence from the Attention Network Task (ANT)Katherine A Johnson
School of Psychology and Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, University of Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1339-47. 2008..This theory holds promise for dissociating discrete patterns of cognitive impairment in disorders where attentional deficits may often be subtle, such as in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
- Conduct disorder and ADHD: evaluation of conduct problems as a categorical and quantitative trait in the international multicentre ADHD genetics studyRichard J L Anney
Department of Neuropsychiatric Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1369-78. 2008..We aimed to achieve insight into the genetic etiology of a trait using a hypothesis-free study design and were able to identify a number of biologically interesting markers and genes for follow-up studies...
- Absence of the 7-repeat variant of the DRD4 VNTR is associated with drifting sustained attention in children with ADHD but not in controlsKatherine A Johnson
School of Psychology and Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:927-37. 2008..Absence of the 7-repeat allele in children with ADHD is associated with a neurocognitive profile of drifting sustained attention that gives rise to variable and inconsistent performance...
- Parent of origin effects in attention/deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): analysis of data from the international multicenter ADHD genetics (IMAGE) programRichard J L Anney
Department of Psychiatry, Trinity College Dublin, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1495-500. 2008..We cannot however, exclude gene-specific parent of origin effect in the etiology ADHD...
- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and social dysfunctioningJudith S Nijmeijer
Department of Psychiatry, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9713 GZ, Groningen, The Netherlands
Clin Psychol Rev 28:692-708. 2008..Future research should address the exact nature and long-term consequences of social dysfunctioning in children with ADHD, and focus on development of effective treatment strategies...
- Intelligence in DSM-IV combined type attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is not predicted by either dopamine receptor/transporter genes or other previously identified risk alleles for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderEdmund J S Sonuga-Barke
School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:316-9. 2008..We also observed no association of other SNPs with IQ in ADHD...
- Population differences in the International Multi-Centre ADHD Gene ProjectBenjamin M Neale
MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
Genet Epidemiol 32:98-107. 2008..Any case-control sample employing an Israeli sample with Northern Europeans must consider stratification. A Northern European tag set, however, appears to be appropriate for capturing the variation across populations...