M A Distel

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Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Genetic covariance structure of the four main features of borderline personality disorder
    Marijn A Distel
    VU University Amsterdam, Department of Biological Psychology, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 24:427-44. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Borderline personality traits and adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms: a genetic analysis of comorbidity
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:817-25. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The covariation of trait anger and borderline personality: a bivariate twin-siblings study
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:458-66. 2012
  4. pmc Familial resemblance of borderline personality disorder features: genetic or cultural transmission?
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5334. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Age moderates non-genetic influences on the initiation of cannabis use: a twin-sibling study in Dutch adolescents and young adults
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 106:1658-66. 2011
  6. pmc Familial resemblance for loneliness
    Marijn A Distel
    Biological Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 40:480-94. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The five-factor model of personality and borderline personality disorder: a genetic analysis of comorbidity
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 66:1131-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Chromosome 9: linkage for borderline personality disorder features
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Genet 18:302-7. 2008
  9. pmc Heritability of self-reported phobic fear
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 38:24-33. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Heritability of borderline personality disorder features is similar across three countries
    M A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 38:1219-29. 2008

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  1. pmc Genetic covariance structure of the four main features of borderline personality disorder
    Marijn A Distel
    VU University Amsterdam, Department of Biological Psychology, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 24:427-44. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Borderline personality traits and adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms: a genetic analysis of comorbidity
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:817-25. 2011
    ..The genetic and environmental correlations between BPT and ADHD symptoms were 0.72 and 0.51, respectively. The shared etiology between BPT and ADHD symptoms is thus a likely cause for the comorbidity of the two disorders...
  3. doi request reprint The covariation of trait anger and borderline personality: a bivariate twin-siblings study
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:458-66. 2012
    ..52). This correlation was explained by genetic (54%) and by environmental influences (46%). A shared genetic risk factor is thus one of the explanations for the covariation of borderline personality and trait anger...
  4. pmc Familial resemblance of borderline personality disorder features: genetic or cultural transmission?
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5334. 2009
    ..There was no effect of cultural transmission from parents to offspring...
  5. doi request reprint Age moderates non-genetic influences on the initiation of cannabis use: a twin-sibling study in Dutch adolescents and young adults
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 106:1658-66. 2011
    ..To examine the heritability of cannabis initiation, the influence of a possible twin-specific environment and the influence of age on the effects of genes and environment in Dutch adolescents and young adults...
  6. pmc Familial resemblance for loneliness
    Marijn A Distel
    Biological Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 40:480-94. 2010
    ..Sociodemographic factors that influence the prevalence of loneliness do not affect its genetic architecture...
  7. doi request reprint The five-factor model of personality and borderline personality disorder: a genetic analysis of comorbidity
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 66:1131-8. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Chromosome 9: linkage for borderline personality disorder features
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Genet 18:302-7. 2008
    ..To date, no genome-wide linkage study has been conducted to identify the genomic region(s) containing the quantitative trait loci that influence the manifestation of BPD features...
  9. pmc Heritability of self-reported phobic fear
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 38:24-33. 2008
    ..For social fear in participants aged 26-65 only additive genetic effects were detected. Broad-sense heritability estimates ranged from 36 to 51% and were similar for men and women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Heritability of borderline personality disorder features is similar across three countries
    M A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 38:1219-29. 2008
    ..Though family history studies of borderline personality disorder indicate genetic influences, there have been very few twin studies and the degree of genetic influence on borderline personality disorder remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Personality, health and lifestyle in a questionnaire family study: a comparison between highly cooperative and less cooperative families
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:348-53. 2007
    ..001). However, the absolute difference in mean scores is very small, less than 1 point for a scale ranging from 0 to 72. In conclusion, survey data on personality, health and lifestyle are relatively unbiased with respect to nonresponse...
  12. doi request reprint Life events and borderline personality features: the influence of gene-environment interaction and gene-environment correlation
    M A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 41:849-60. 2011
    ..As the presence of genotype-environment correlation (rGE) can lead to spurious findings of genotype-environment interaction (G × E), we also test whether BPD features increase the likelihood of exposure to life events...
  13. pmc The genetic association between personality and major depression or bipolar disorder. A polygenic score analysis using genome-wide association data
    C M Middeldorp
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transl Psychiatry 1:e50. 2011
    ..This study suggests shared genetic risk factors for neuroticism and MDD on the one hand and for extraversion and BD on the other...
  14. doi request reprint ADHD in Dutch adults: heritability and linkage study
    Viatcheslav Saviouk
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:352-62. 2011
    ..2 for hyperactivity was also found. Heritability of inattention, hyperactivity and total ADHD symptoms is lower in adults than in children. Chromosomes 18q and 2p are likely to harbor genes that influence several aspects of adult ADHD...
  15. doi request reprint Migraine symptomatology and major depressive disorder
    Lannie Ligthart
    VU University Amsterdam, Department of Biological Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cephalalgia 30:1073-81. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate whether migraine is qualitatively different in MDD patients (N = 1816) and non-depressed controls (N = 3428)...
  16. pmc Genetic epidemiology of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD index) in adults
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e10621. 2010
    ..In contrast to the large number of studies in children, there is little information on the contribution of genetic factors to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults...
  17. doi request reprint A genome-wide linkage scan provides evidence for both new and previously reported loci influencing common migraine
    Lannie Ligthart
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1186-95. 2008
    ..Additionally, our novel "2-step" analysis and simulation approach provides a powerful means to investigate linkage to individual trait components...
  18. ncbi request reprint Netherlands Twin Register: from twins to twin families
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:849-57. 2006
    ..In this paper we give an update on the YNTR and ANTR phenotyping and on the ongoing ANTR biobank studies...
  19. pmc Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies for personality
    M H M De Moor
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Mol Psychiatry 17:337-49. 2012
    ..Larger scale GWA studies and alternative approaches are required for confirmation of KATNAL2 as a novel gene affecting Conscientiousness...
  20. doi request reprint Assessment of borderline personality features in population samples: is the Personality Assessment Inventory-Borderline Features scale measurement invariant across sex and age?
    Marleen H M de Moor
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Assess 21:125-30. 2009
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