Alec Roy

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Relation of family history of suicide to suicide attempts in alcoholics
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veteran Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, 07019, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:2050-1. 2000
  2. ncbi Characteristics of HIV patients who attempt suicide
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange 07018, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:41-4. 2003
  3. ncbi Blue cone electroretinogram amplitudes are related to dopamine function in cocaine-dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 117:191-5. 2003
  4. ncbi CSF CRH in abstinent cocaine-dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 117:277-80. 2003
  5. ncbi Characteristics of drug addicts who attempt suicide
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 121:99-103. 2003
  6. ncbi Distal risk factors for suicidal behavior in alcoholics: replications and new findings
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:267-71. 2003
  7. ncbi African American and Caucasian attempters compared for suicide risk factors: a preliminary study
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 33:443-7. 2003
  8. ncbi Relationship of childhood trauma to age of first suicide attempt and number of attempts in substance dependent patients
    A Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07108, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:121-5. 2004
  9. ncbi Family history of suicidal behavior and earlier onset of suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 129:217-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Childhood trauma and impulsivity. Possible relevance to suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 9:147-51. 2005

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Publications63

  1. ncbi Relation of family history of suicide to suicide attempts in alcoholics
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veteran Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, 07019, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:2050-1. 2000
    ..This study was an examination of whether a family history of suicide is associated with attempts at suicide among alcoholics...
  2. ncbi Characteristics of HIV patients who attempt suicide
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange 07018, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:41-4. 2003
    ..To examine the risk factors for suicidal behaviour in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive patients...
  3. ncbi Blue cone electroretinogram amplitudes are related to dopamine function in cocaine-dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 117:191-5. 2003
    ..These results suggest the possibility that ERG blue cone amplitudes may be a neurobiologic marker related to central dopamine function in cocaine-dependent patients...
  4. ncbi CSF CRH in abstinent cocaine-dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 117:277-80. 2003
    ..Thus, these data suggest that after protracted abstinence from cocaine there is no marked dysregulation of CRH systems as measured by CSF CRH concentrations...
  5. ncbi Characteristics of drug addicts who attempt suicide
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 121:99-103. 2003
    ..These results suggest that social, personality, family, developmental and psychiatric risk factors may predispose to suicidal behavior in drug-dependent individuals...
  6. ncbi Distal risk factors for suicidal behavior in alcoholics: replications and new findings
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:267-71. 2003
    ..To examine distal risk factors for suicidal behavior in alcoholics...
  7. ncbi African American and Caucasian attempters compared for suicide risk factors: a preliminary study
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 33:443-7. 2003
    ..Further studies seem warranted examining for differences between African Americans and Caucasians for risk factors for suicidal behavior...
  8. ncbi Relationship of childhood trauma to age of first suicide attempt and number of attempts in substance dependent patients
    A Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07108, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:121-5. 2004
    ..To examine whether childhood trauma effect the age of first attempting suicide and the number of attempts...
  9. ncbi Family history of suicidal behavior and earlier onset of suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 129:217-9. 2004
    ..These results suggest that a family history of suicide, which is known to increase the risk of suicidal behavior, may also be associated with an earlier age of first attempting suicide...
  10. ncbi Childhood trauma and impulsivity. Possible relevance to suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 9:147-51. 2005
    ..The results showed that there were significant relationships, albeit small, between CTQ scores and BIS impulsivity scores. These results suggest that childhood trauma may be one determinant of impulsivity as an adult...
  11. ncbi Gender in suicide attempt rates and childhood sexual abuse rates: is there an interaction?
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, East Orange, New Jersey 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:329-35. 2006
    ..The generalizability of these results to the general population and to other diagnostic groups requires further study...
  12. ncbi Family history of suicide, female sex, and childhood trauma: separate or interacting risk factors for attempts at suicide?
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:367-71. 2005
    ..Female sex, childhood trauma, and a family history of suicidal behavior are three well established risk factors for attempting suicide. However, interactions between these three factors in attempting suicide have been little studied...
  13. ncbi No relationship between serum cholesterol and suicidal ideation and depression in African-American diabetics
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatric Service, Department of Veteran Affairs, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 10:11-4. 2006
    ..The limitations of the study are discussed...
  14. ncbi Interaction between childhood trauma and serotonin transporter gene variation in suicide
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey VA Health Care System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:2046-52. 2007
    ..Childhood trauma interacts with low expressing 5-HTTLPR genotypes to increase the risk of suicidal behavior among patients with substance dependence...
  15. ncbi Self-rated childhood emotional neglect and CSF monoamine indices in abstinent cocaine-abusing adults: possible implications for suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 112:69-75. 2002
    ..These findings suggest the possibility that childhood trauma may have an effect on central monoamine function as an adult...
  16. pmc Interaction of FKBP5, a stress-related gene, with childhood trauma increases the risk for attempting suicide
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey VA Health Care System, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:1674-83. 2010
    ..These data suggest that childhood trauma and variants of the FKBP5 gene may interact to increase the risk for attempting suicide...
  17. ncbi Reported childhood trauma and suicide attempts in schizophrenic patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:690-3. 2005
    ..Therefore, childhood trauma may be a risk factor predisposing schizophrenic patients to attempt suicide...
  18. ncbi Family history of suicide and impulsivity
    Alec Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 10:347-52. 2006
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  19. ncbi Urinary free cortisol and childhood trauma in cocaine dependent adults
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 36:173-7. 2002
    ..To examine whether childhood trauma may have a relationship to hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis function as an adult...
  20. ncbi Low resilience in suicide attempters
    Alec Roy
    Alec Roy, Psychiatry Service, New Jersey VA Healthcare System, East Orange, New Jersey 07018, USA, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Arch Suicide Res 11:265-9. 2007
    ..Longitudinal studies among suicide attempters, including measures of depression, may further evaluate the possible relevance of resilience to suicidal behavior...
  21. ncbi Risk factors for suicide attempts among alcohol dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, New Jersey VA Health Care System, New Jersey 07018, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 11:211-7. 2007
    ..Thus, developmental, personality, family history, social, and comorbidity risk factors may differentiate alcohol dependent patients who have attempted suicide from those who have not...
  22. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid monoamine metabolites in cocaine patients: no relationship to cue-induced craving
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange 07018, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 16:227-9. 2002
    ..CSF monoamine metabolite concentrations were not related to cocaine craving in withdrawn cocaine-dependent patients...
  23. doi Association between childhood trauma and aggression in male prisoners
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Via De Sanctis, 86100, Campobasso, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 165:187-92. 2009
    ..The relationship between CTQ and BGHA scores suggests the possibility that childhood trauma may be one determinant of aggression in prisoners...
  24. doi Suicide attempts and ideation in African-American type 1 diabetic patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, New Jersey VA Health Care System, East Orange, NJ 070818, USA
    Psychiatry Res 179:53-6. 2010
    ..Suicide risk in diabetics appears to be multifactorial and includes gender, developmental, personality, psychiatric, and substance abuse determinants...
  25. pmc Two HPA axis genes, CRHBP and FKBP5, interact with childhood trauma to increase the risk for suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey VA Health Care System, East Orange, NJ 07018 1095, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:72-9. 2012
    ..Main effects of CRHBP rs6453267 and CRHR1 rs9900679, both unique to African ancestry, were detected. CRHBP variation may predispose, independently and additively, to suicidal behavior in individuals who have experienced childhood trauma...
  26. doi The role of impulsivity in self-mutilators, suicide ideators and suicide attempters - a study of 1265 male incarcerated individuals
    Vladimir Carli
    University of Molise, Department of Health Sciences, Loc Tappino, Campobasso, Italy
    J Affect Disord 123:116-22. 2010
    ..We explored differences between high and low-impulsive incarcerated individuals in the context of lifetime self-mutilation, suicide ideation and suicide attempt...
  27. doi Gene-environment interaction and suicidal behavior
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, New Jersey VA Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018 1095, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 15:282-8. 2009
    ..Future studies of suicidal behavior should examine both genetic and environmental variables and examine for gene-environment interactions...
  28. doi Risk factors for attempting suicide in prisoners
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Italy
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:343-50. 2009
    ..A lifetime history of attempting suicide, or of having suicidal ideation, is frequent in prisoners. Risk factors include family, developmental, aggression, personality, psychiatric, and substance abuse factors...
  29. doi Aggression, impulsivity, personality traits, and childhood trauma of prisoners with substance abuse and addiction
    Chiara Cuomo
    University of Molise, Department of Health Sciences, Loc Tappino, Campobasso, Italy
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:339-45. 2008
    ..The aim of our study is then to analyze psychological and judicial features of a subgroup of inmates with substance abuse...
  30. ncbi Characteristics of opiate dependent patients who attempt suicide
    Alec Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange 07018, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:403-7. 2002
    ..To describe the characteristics of opiate dependent patients who attempt suicide...
  31. doi Association of polymorphism (Val66Met) of brain-derived neurotrophic factor with suicide attempts in depressed patients
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 57:139-45. 2008
    ..Therefore, it was decided to examine the possible role of a gene in the regulation of BDNF activity in relation to suicidal behaviour among depressed patients...
  32. doi Childhood trauma and depressive symptoms in type 1 diabetes
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, NJHCS, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1049-53. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship of childhood trauma to depressive symptoms in type 1 diabetes, a chronic disease in which the frequency of depression is increased...
  33. ncbi Childhood trauma and suicide attempts in patients with unipolar depression
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Depress Anxiety 24:268-72. 2007
    ..Suicidal behavior in unipolar depression appears to be a multidetermined act, with sociodemographic, developmental, and personality determinants...
  34. doi Insomnia and suicidal behaviour in prisoners
    Vladimir Carli
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 185:141-4. 2011
    ..These data suggest the possibility of a relationship between insomnia and suicidality in prisoners. Assessing insomnia may be helpful when evaluating the risk of suicidality in prisoners...
  35. doi Family history of suicide and personality
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Via De Sanctis, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Arch Suicide Res 13:178-84. 2009
    ..A family history of suicide may be a useful clinical indicator that a prisoner is at increased risk for suicidal behaviour and may have problems with impulsive-aggression...
  36. doi Childhood trauma and prevalence of cardiovascular disease in patients with type 1 diabetes
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:833-8. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between childhood trauma and prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) (either coronary disease or stroke) in Type 1 diabetes (DM)...
  37. doi Characteristics of cocaine dependent patients who attempt suicide
    Alec Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, East Orange, New Jersey, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 13:46-51. 2009
    ..Thus these results suggest that attempting suicide is common among cocaine dependent patients and that both distal and proximal risk factors may play a role...
  38. doi Resilience mitigates the suicide risk associated with childhood trauma
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 070818, USA
    J Affect Disord 133:591-4. 2011
    ..We wished to examine whether resilience might be a protective factor in relation to suicidal behavior...
  39. ncbi Higher levels of CSF homovanillic acid in recently abstinent cocaine-dependent patients
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatric Services, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Health Care System, East Orange, 07018, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1053-5. 2002
    ..The authors examined an index of dopaminergic neurotransmission in recently abstinent cocaine-dependent patients...
  40. doi Management of schizophrenia with suicide risk
    Alec Roy
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, Psychiatry Service 116A, East Orange, NJ 070818, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 32:863-83. 2009
    ..This article discusses the frequency of suicidal behavior in schizophrenia, offers a model for understanding it, and discusses various aspects of the management of the at-risk schizophrenic patient...
  41. ncbi Family history of suicide and neuroticism: a preliminary study
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 110:87-90. 2002
    ..Further studies of the relationship of a family history of suicide to personality are needed in other populations and incorporating biologic measures...
  42. ncbi Characteristics of cocaine-dependent patients who attempt suicide
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Ave, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1215-9. 2001
    ..Comorbidity appears to be an important determinant of suicidal behavior...
  43. doi Combination of family history of suicidal behavior and childhood trauma may represent correlate of increased suicide risk
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ, 070818, USA
    J Affect Disord 130:205-8. 2011
    ..It was therefore decided to combine them and examine if the combination would identify patients at even increased risk for suicidal behavior...
  44. ncbi Serum cholesterol, suicidal behavior and impulsivity in cocaine-dependent patients
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 101:243-7. 2001
    ..Thus, admission total serum cholesterol does not appear to be clinically useful in the assessment of suicidal behavior in cocaine-dependent patients...
  45. doi Rationale and design of the dal-OUTCOMES trial: efficacy and safety of dalcetrapib in patients with recent acute coronary syndrome
    Gregory G Schwartz
    VA Medical Center and University of Colorado, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am Heart J 158:896-901.e3. 2009
    ..Dal-OUTCOMES is a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial designed to test the hypothesis that CETP inhibition with dalcetrapib reduces cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with recent ACS...
  46. ncbi Childhood trauma and hostility as an adult: relevance to suicidal behavior
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychiatry Res 102:97-101. 2001
    ..Thus, these results suggest the possibility that childhood trauma may be a determinant of the personality dimension of hostility as an adult...
  47. ncbi Childhood trauma and neuroticism as an adult: possible implication for the development of the common psychiatric disorders and suicidal behaviour
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veteran Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Psychol Med 32:1471-4. 2002
    ..Both genetic and social factors are thought to contribute to neuroticism. This study aims to examine whether early childhood adversity may be a determinant of neuroticism...
  48. ncbi Childhood trauma and suicidal behavior in male cocaine dependent patients
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 31:194-6. 2001
    ..In this study, various childhood traumas were found to be significantly associated withsuicidal behavior among adult male cocaine dependent patients...
  49. pmc Controlling access to suicide means
    Marco Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Via De Sanctis, Campobasso 86100, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:4550-62. 2011
    ..In the present review we aimed to summarize the empirical and clinical literature on controlling the access to means of suicide...
  50. doi Risk factors for attempting suicide in heroin addicts
    Alec Roy
    Psychiatry Service 116A, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:416-20. 2010
    ..These results suggest that attempting suicide is common among opiate dependent patients and that both distal and proximal risk factors may play a role...
  51. ncbi Suicidal behavior in twins: a replication
    A Roy
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Affect Disord 66:71-4. 2001
    ..035). CONCLUSIONS: These data confirm our previous reports that MZ co-twins show greater concordance for suicidal behavior than DZ co-twins, consistent with genetic influence...
  52. ncbi Excess tryptophan hydroxylase 17 779C allele in surviving cotwins of monozygotic twin suicide victims
    A Roy
    Mental Health and Behavioral Science (116A, DVA New Jersey Health Care System, East Orange, NJ 07019, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 43:233-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: These results, in a small sample, suggest the possibility that the 17 779C allele of the TPH gene may be associated with an increased risk of suicide. Further studies in larger samples are needed...
  53. doi Childhood trauma as a correlative factor of suicidal behavior - via aggression traits. Similar results in an Italian and in a French sample
    M Sarchiapone
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 24:57-62. 2009
    ..The hypothesis we aimed to test in this study was the existence of an association between childhood trauma and aggression in two distinct samples of Italian and French suicide attempters...
  54. ncbi Electroretinogram and cue-elicited craving in withdrawn cocaine-dependent patients: a replication
    D A Smelson
    Department of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Health Care System, Lyons 07939-5000, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 27:391-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Patients with a reduced ERG response may represent a subgroup more vulnerable to cocaine craving and future relapse...
  55. ncbi Overview of workshop on drug abuse and suicidal behavior
    Lynda Erinoff
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S3-9. 2004
  56. ncbi Haplotype-based linkage of tryptophan hydroxylase 2 to suicide attempt, major depression, and cerebrospinal fluid 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid in 4 populations
    Zhifeng Zhou
    Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Rockville 20852, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1109-18. 2005
    ..Tryptophan hydroxylase 2 (TPH2) encodes the rate-limiting enzyme for brain serotonin biosynthesis. It was recently reported that the TPH2 haplotype was linked to depression in humans...
  57. ncbi Depression is a risk factor for poor glycemic control and retinopathy in African-Americans with type 1 diabetes
    Monique S Roy
    University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, Institute of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:537-42. 2007
    ..Depression is a common psychiatric disorder among diabetic persons and has been shown in cross-sectional studies to be associated with the vascular complications of diabetes...
  58. ncbi The FEZ1 gene shows no association to schizophrenia in Caucasian or African American populations
    Colin A Hodgkinson
    Section of Human Neurogenetics, Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:190-6. 2007
    ..Neuropsychopharmacology (2007) 32, 190-196. doi:10.1038/sj.npp.1301177; published online 16 August 2006...
  59. ncbi Low resilience in suicide attempters: relationship to depressive symptoms
    Alec Roy
    Depress Anxiety 24:273-4. 2007
  60. ncbi Six-year incidence of proteinuria in type 1 diabetic African Americans
    Monique S Roy
    Institute of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1807-12. 2007
    ..We sought to report the 6-year incidence of proteinuria and associated risk factors in African Americans with type 1 diabetes...
  61. ncbi Deficiencies in suicide training in primary care specialties: a survey of training directors
    Donna Sudak
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:345-9. 2007
    ..A high percentage of suicide victims have seen a primary care physician in the months before committing suicide. Thus, primary care physicians may play an important role in suicide prevention...
  62. pmc Addictions biology: haplotype-based analysis for 130 candidate genes on a single array
    Colin A Hodgkinson
    Laboratory of Neurogenetics, NIAAA, 5625 Fishers Lane, Room 3S32 MSC9412, Rockville, MD 20852 1728, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 43:505-15. 2008
    ..To develop a panel of markers able to extract full haplotype information for candidate genes in alcoholism, other addictions and disorders of mood and anxiety...
  63. ncbi Response to Zhang et al. (2005): loss-of-function mutation in tryptophan hydroxylase-2 identified in unipolar major depression. Neuron 45, 11-16
    Zhifeng Zhou
    Neuron 48:702-3; author reply 705-6. 2005