R A Hoekstra

Summary

Affiliation: Milton Keynes
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic architecture of verbal abilities in children and adolescents
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dev Sci 12:1041-53. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Association between extreme autistic traits and intellectual disability: insights from a general population twin study
    R A Hoekstra
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:531-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Limited genetic covariance between autistic traits and intelligence: findings from a longitudinal twin study
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Psychiatry, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:994-1007. 2010
  4. pmc The construction and validation of an abridged version of the autism-spectrum quotient (AQ-Short)
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:589-96. 2011
  5. pmc Attentional switching forms a genetic link between attention problems and autistic traits in adults
    T J C Polderman
    Complex Trait Genetics, Department of Functional Genomics, Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research CNCR, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam NCA, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 43:1985-96. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Empathy and emotion recognition in people with autism, first-degree relatives, and controls
    E Sucksmith
    Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
    Neuropsychologia 51:98-105. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Autistic traits below the clinical threshold: re-examining the broader autism phenotype in the 21st century
    E Sucksmith
    Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
    Neuropsychol Rev 21:360-89. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic architecture of verbal abilities in children and adolescents
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dev Sci 12:1041-53. 2009
    ..In addition to a shared set of genes that influenced all phenotypes, there were also genetic influences specific to the different verbal phenotypes...
  2. doi request reprint Association between extreme autistic traits and intellectual disability: insights from a general population twin study
    R A Hoekstra
    Autism Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:531-6. 2009
    ..Autism is associated with intellectual disability. The strength and origin of this association is unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Limited genetic covariance between autistic traits and intelligence: findings from a longitudinal twin study
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Psychiatry, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:994-1007. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that individual differences in autistic traits are substantially genetically independent of intellectual functioning. The relevance of these findings to future studies is discussed...
  4. pmc The construction and validation of an abridged version of the autism-spectrum quotient (AQ-Short)
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:589-96. 2011
    ..The clear factor structure of the AQ-Short and its high sensitivity and specificity make the AQ-Short a useful alternative to the full 50-item version...
  5. pmc Attentional switching forms a genetic link between attention problems and autistic traits in adults
    T J C Polderman
    Complex Trait Genetics, Department of Functional Genomics, Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research CNCR, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam NCA, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 43:1985-96. 2013
    ..In both samples five dimensions of autistic traits were assessed (social skills, routine, attentional switching, imagination, patterns)...
  6. doi request reprint Empathy and emotion recognition in people with autism, first-degree relatives, and controls
    E Sucksmith
    Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
    Neuropsychologia 51:98-105. 2013
    ..The use of empathy measures as quantitative endophenotypes for ASC is discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Autistic traits below the clinical threshold: re-examining the broader autism phenotype in the 21st century
    E Sucksmith
    Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
    Neuropsychol Rev 21:360-89. 2011
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