R Plomin

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Child development, molecular genetics, and what to do with genes once they are found
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Child Dev 69:1223-42. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring the genetic etiology of low general cognitive ability from 14 to 36 months
    S A Petrill
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Dev Psychol 33:544-8. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental origins of verbal and performance components of cognitive delay in 2-year-olds
    T C Eley
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Dev Psychol 35:1122-31. 1999
  4. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies multiple loci associated with mathematics ability and disability
    S J Docherty
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Genes Brain Behav 9:234-47. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental covariation between verbal and nonverbal cognitive development in infancy
    T S Price
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Child Dev 71:948-59. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Adoption results for self-reported personality: evidence for nonadditive genetic effects?
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, London, England
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:211-8. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint GENESiS: creating a composite index of the vulnerability to anxiety and depression in a community-based sample of siblings
    P C Sham
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, London, UK
    Twin Res 3:316-22. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Dimensions and disorders of adolescent adjustment: a quantitative genetic analysis of unselected samples and selected extremes
    K Deater-Deckard
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 38:515-25. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint DNA by mail: an inexpensive and noninvasive method for collecting DNA samples from widely dispersed populations
    B Freeman
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    Behav Genet 27:251-7. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Infant zygosity can be assigned by parental report questionnaire data
    T S Price
    Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Twin Res 3:129-33. 2000

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Child development, molecular genetics, and what to do with genes once they are found
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Child Dev 69:1223-42. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring the genetic etiology of low general cognitive ability from 14 to 36 months
    S A Petrill
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Dev Psychol 33:544-8. 1997
    ..Although replication is necessary, these results suggest that the genetic etiology of low g during infancy and early childhood is at least as great as the heritability of g in the unselected population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental origins of verbal and performance components of cognitive delay in 2-year-olds
    T C Eley
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Dev Psychol 35:1122-31. 1999
    ..Because the genetic and environmental origins of V and P delays in infancy differ, they are better considered separately rather than combined into a composite measure of general cognitive delay...
  4. pmc A genome-wide association study identifies multiple loci associated with mathematics ability and disability
    S J Docherty
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Genes Brain Behav 9:234-47. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental covariation between verbal and nonverbal cognitive development in infancy
    T S Price
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Child Dev 71:948-59. 2000
    ..The implications of this result for theories of cognitive development are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adoption results for self-reported personality: evidence for nonadditive genetic effects?
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, London, England
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:211-8. 1998
    ..These findings have important implications for attempts to identify specific genes responsible for genetic influence on personality...
  7. ncbi request reprint GENESiS: creating a composite index of the vulnerability to anxiety and depression in a community-based sample of siblings
    P C Sham
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, London, UK
    Twin Res 3:316-22. 2000
    ..This index, which has a sib correlation of 0.22, will be used as a quantitative phenotype in the molecular genetic phase of GENESiS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dimensions and disorders of adolescent adjustment: a quantitative genetic analysis of unselected samples and selected extremes
    K Deater-Deckard
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 38:515-25. 1997
    ..Similar estimates were found for unselected individual differences and selected extreme groups. A framework is proposed that focuses on quantifying the etiologies of disorders (QED) as measured on continuous dimensions...
  9. ncbi request reprint DNA by mail: an inexpensive and noninvasive method for collecting DNA samples from widely dispersed populations
    B Freeman
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    Behav Genet 27:251-7. 1997
    ..The purpose of this paper is to recommend this technique to the behavioral genetics community and to present results of our use of this technique to obtain DNA by mail for 114 2-year-olds and 116 adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Infant zygosity can be assigned by parental report questionnaire data
    T S Price
    Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Twin Res 3:129-33. 2000
    ..The results validate the use of parental report questionnaire data to determine zygosity in infancy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genotype-environment correlations in late childhood and early adolescence: antisocial behavioral problems and coercive parenting
    T G O'Connor
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Dev Psychol 34:970-81. 1998
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint No association between general cognitive ability and the A1 allele of the D2 dopamine receptor gene
    S A Petrill
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, England
    Behav Genet 27:29-31. 1997
    ....
  13. pmc Visual analysis of geocoded twin data puts nature and nurture on the map
    O S P Davis
    King s College London, MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 17:867-74. 2012
    ..More broadly, our experience demonstrates the potential for collaborative exploratory visualization to act as a lingua franca for large-scale interdisciplinary research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Chasing behaviour genes into the next millennium
    I W Craig
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Trends Biotechnol 18:22-6. 2000
    ..For the foreseeable future, association studies involving whole-genome scanning will combine strategies using both single-nucleotide and simple-sequence-repeat polymorphisms...
  15. ncbi request reprint An adoption study of depressive symptoms in middle childhood
    T C Eley
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, U K
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 39:337-45. 1998
    ..Although the power of the sibling data is low, the combined findings from the two designs suggest that genetic effects on depressive symptoms in childhood may be somewhat smaller than previously estimated in twin studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan of 1842 DNA markers for allelic associations with general cognitive ability: a five-stage design using DNA pooling and extreme selected groups
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Behav Genet 31:497-509. 2001
    ..Instead we are using the same design to screen markers such as cSNPs and SNPs in regulatory regions that are likely to include functional polymorphisms in which the marker can be presumed to be the QTL...
  17. pmc Methylomic analysis of monozygotic twins discordant for autism spectrum disorder and related behavioural traits
    C C Y Wong
    King s College London, MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 19:495-503. 2014
    ..This study represents the first systematic epigenomic analyses of MZ twins discordant for ASD and implicates a role for altered DNA methylation in autism. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Genetic analyses of emotionality
    T C Eley
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, 113 Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 7:279-84. 1997
    ..Molecular genetic research is beginning to identify quantitative trait loci that are associated with the genetically related emotional domains of neuroticism, anxiety and depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Why are children in the same family so different? Nonshared environment a decade later
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, DeCrespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Can J Psychiatry 46:225-33. 2001
    ..To review recent developments in the study of nonshared environment; that is, the environmental influences that make children growing up in the same family different, rather than similar...
  20. ncbi request reprint DNA
    R Plomin
    Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 126:806-28. 2000
    ..Finally, the authors discuss behavioral genomics and predict that DNA will revolutionize psychological research and treatment early in the 21st century...
  21. ncbi request reprint The genetics of g in human and mouse
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 111 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 2:136-41. 2001
    ..In this article, I argue that a mouse model of g could provide a powerful analytic tool for exploring cognitive processes that are linked functionally by genes...
  22. pmc The heritability of general cognitive ability increases linearly from childhood to young adulthood
    C M A Haworth
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 15:1112-20. 2010
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Pathways from science findings to health benefits
    M Rutter
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 39:529-42. 2009
    ..There are now some opportunities for direct translational research but there is a much greater need for hypothesis-based bridging studies that occupy a crucial mid-phase in the pathway from science findings to health benefits...
  24. ncbi request reprint A genetic analysis of weight and overweight in 4-year-old twin pairs
    G Koeppen-Schomerus
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 113 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:838-44. 2001
    ..We tested the hypothesis that, in early childhood, overweight is as heritable as weight and that weight and overweight are linked genetically...
  25. pmc DNA evidence for strong genetic stability and increasing heritability of intelligence from age 7 to 12
    M Trzaskowski
    King s College London, MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 19:380-4. 2014
    ..35 to 0.48. These DNA results confirm the results of twin studies indicating strong genetic stability but increasing heritability for g, despite mean changes in brain structure and function from childhood to adolescence. ..
  26. pmc Finding the missing heritability in pediatric obesity: the contribution of genome-wide complex trait analysis
    C H Llewellyn
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK 2 MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1506-9. 2013
    ..02). These results indicate that 37% of the twin-estimated heritability (30/82%) can be explained by additive effects of multiple common SNPs, and provide compelling evidence for strong genetic influence on adiposity in childhood. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Genetics, environment and cognitive abilities: review and work in progress towards a genome scan for quantitative trait locus associations using DNA pooling
    R Plomin
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 40:s41-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: These first results of the application of DNA pooling in systematic analysis of allelic association are encouraging...