Alastair G Cardno

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic relationships between schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder
    Alastair G Cardno
    To whom correspondence should be addressed Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, UK tel 44 113 3437260, fax 44 113 3436997, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 40:504-15. 2014
  2. pmc A twin study of schizoaffective-mania, schizoaffective-depression, and other psychotic syndromes
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:172-82. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Twin study refining psychotic symptom dimensions as phenotypes for genetic research
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1213-21. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetics and delusional disorder
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, 15 Hyde Terrace, Leeds LS2 9LT, UK
    Behav Sci Law 24:257-76. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Twin study of illness history variables in psychosis
    Charlotte L Allan
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, UK
    Schizophr Res 115:237-44. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Phenotype evaluation and genomewide linkage study of clinical variables in schizophrenia
    Marian L Hamshere
    MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:929-40. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia: from genes to phenes to disease
    Charlotte L Allan
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, United Kingdom
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:339-43. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A twin study of genetic relationships between psychotic symptoms
    Alastair G Cardno
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 159:539-45. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Heritability of Schneider's first-rank symptoms
    Alastair G Cardno
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:35-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the MAOA, MAOB, and COMT genes and aggressive behavior in schizophrenia
    Stanley Zammit
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 128:19-20. 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Genetic relationships between schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder
    Alastair G Cardno
    To whom correspondence should be addressed Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, UK tel 44 113 3437260, fax 44 113 3436997, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 40:504-15. 2014
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  2. pmc A twin study of schizoaffective-mania, schizoaffective-depression, and other psychotic syndromes
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:172-82. 2012
    ..If in due course schizoaffective syndromes show satisfactory inter-rater reliability and some specific etiological factors they could alternatively be regarded as partly independent disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Twin study refining psychotic symptom dimensions as phenotypes for genetic research
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1213-21. 2008
    ..None of the dimensions were significant predictors of psychosis risk in co-twins. We conclude that, of the dimensions analyzed, the narrow disorganized dimension shows most promise as a phenotype for molecular genetic research...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetics and delusional disorder
    Alastair G Cardno
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, 15 Hyde Terrace, Leeds LS2 9LT, UK
    Behav Sci Law 24:257-76. 2006
    ..A range of considerably larger, epidemiologically rigorous studies is required, but the uncommonness and other features of the disorder put strong limitations on the prospects for ascertaining adequate samples...
  5. doi request reprint Twin study of illness history variables in psychosis
    Charlotte L Allan
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Leeds, UK
    Schizophr Res 115:237-44. 2009
    ..Genetic factors are important in the aetiology of psychotic disorders, but it is unclear how far they influence aspects of illness history within psychoses...
  6. doi request reprint Phenotype evaluation and genomewide linkage study of clinical variables in schizophrenia
    Marian L Hamshere
    MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:929-40. 2011
    ..At present there are no genome-wide significant linkage results for these phenotypes, but a number of suggestive findings warrant further investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia: from genes to phenes to disease
    Charlotte L Allan
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, United Kingdom
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:339-43. 2008
    ..This notion may challenge traditional disease classifications, not only in research but potentially in clinical practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint A twin study of genetic relationships between psychotic symptoms
    Alastair G Cardno
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 159:539-45. 2002
    ..Biometrical model fitting was applied to clinical data from twins to investigate whether operationally defined schizophrenic, schizoaffective, and manic syndromes share genetic risk factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Heritability of Schneider's first-rank symptoms
    Alastair G Cardno
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:35-8. 2002
    ..Schneider's first-rank symptoms are given particular weight when making a diagnosis of schizophrenia, but the nuclear syndrome, characterised by one or more first-rank symptoms, has been found previously to have no heritability...
  10. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the MAOA, MAOB, and COMT genes and aggressive behavior in schizophrenia
    Stanley Zammit
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 128:19-20. 2004
    ..These results fail to support the theory that functional polymorphisms within the MAOA, MAOB, or COMT genes, as determinants of catecholamine enzymatic activity, are risk factors for aggressive behavior...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical variables and genetic loading for schizophrenia: analysis of published Danish adoption study data
    Alastair G Cardno
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Schizophr Bull 28:393-9. 2002
    ..These clinical variables may be useful for refining phenotypic definitions of schizophrenia in molecular genetic studies...