Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
- Older paternal age strongly increases the morbidity for schizophrenia in sisters of affected femalesMary Perrin
Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:1329-35. 2010..The authors speculate that the hypothesized paternally expressed genes on the X chromosome might play some role in these observations...
- Incidence of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in the jerusalem perinatal cohortCheryl Corcoran
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 2, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
Schizophr Bull 35:596-602. 2009..Few contemporary studies have evaluated the risk of schizophrenia among second-generation immigrants in other parts of the world...
- Repetitive element DNA methylation levels in white blood cell DNA from sisters discordant for breast cancer from the New York site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryHui Chen Wu
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Carcinogenesis 33:1946-52. 2012..If replicated in larger prospective studies, these findings support that selected markers of epigenetic changes measured in WBC, such as Sat2, may be potential biomarkers of breast cancer risk...
- Prenatal stress and affective disorders in a population birth cohortKarine Kleinhaus
Departments of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Bipolar Disord 15:92-9. 2013..We examined the relationship of the timing of an acute psychosocial threat during pregnancy to the incidence of affective disorders in offspring using data from a large birth cohort...
- Time-to-pregnancy and risk of schizophreniaMark G A Opler
InSPIRES Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, United States
Schizophr Res 118:76-80. 2010..010). These findings suggest that factors associated with fecundability, either male or female, may contribute to the risk of schizophrenia...
- Effect of socioeconomic status and parents' education at birth on risk of schizophrenia in offspringCheryl Corcoran
Dept of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:265-71. 2009..Instead, a modest increase in risk for schizophrenia was observed only for those born at the bottom of the social ladder...
- Later paternal age and sex differences in schizophrenia symptomsPaul J Rosenfield
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, New York, NY 10019, USA
Schizophr Res 116:191-5. 2010..This study examined if PARS exhibits the symptom profile and sex differences that are consistently observed for schizophrenia in general, wherein males have an earlier onset age and more severe negative symptoms than females...
- Critical periods and the developmental origins of disease: an epigenetic perspective of schizophreniaMary Perrin
New York University School of Medicine, Social and Psychiatric Initiatives InSPIRES, New York, New York 10016, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1204:E8-13. 2010..This introduction considers the possibility that epigenetic change that may occur as paternal age advances or during fetal adversity may be causally related to the susceptibility for schizophrenia...
- Global DNA methylation levels in white blood cell DNA from sisters discordant for breast cancer from the New York site of the Breast Cancer Family RegistryLissette Delgado-Cruzata
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Epigenetics 7:868-74. 2012..If replicated in prospective studies, this study suggests that global DNA methylation levels measured in WBC may be a potential biomarker of breast cancer risk even within families at higher risk of cancer...