Hermine H Maes

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Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A twin study of genetic and environmental influences on tobacco initiation, regular tobacco use and nicotine dependence
    Hermine H Maes
    Departments of Human Genetics and Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1251-61. 2004
  2. pmc Flexible Mx specification of various extended twin kinship designs
    Hermine H Maes
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:26-34. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of antisocial behavior: an extended twin parent model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:136-50. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Etiological heterogeneity in the development of antisocial behavior: the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development and the Young Adult Follow-Up
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1193-202. 2007
  5. pmc A twin association study of nicotine dependence with markers in the CHRNA3 and CHRNA5 genes
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, P O Box 980003, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 41:680-90. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Genetic risk factors for disordered eating in adolescent males and females
    Jessica H Baker
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:576-86. 2009
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental transmission of body mass index fluctuation
    Jocilyn E Bergin
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, MCV, P O Box 980126, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Behav Genet 42:867-74. 2012
  8. pmc An investigation of weight suppression in a population-based sample of female twins
    Karen S Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:44-9. 2011
  9. pmc Characteristics of monozygotic male and female twins discordant for overweight: a descriptive study
    Karen S Mitchell
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Eat Behav 9:366-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of smoking initiation: an extended twin kinship model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 980003, 23298 0003, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 36:795-808. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint A twin study of genetic and environmental influences on tobacco initiation, regular tobacco use and nicotine dependence
    Hermine H Maes
    Departments of Human Genetics and Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1251-61. 2004
    ..As the development of ND requires regular tobacco use (RTU) which in turn requires TI, a conditional approach is necessary...
  2. pmc Flexible Mx specification of various extended twin kinship designs
    Hermine H Maes
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:26-34. 2009
    ..Results indicate that biases in the estimation of variance components depend both on the types of relative available for analysis, and on the underlying genetic and environmental architecture of the phenotype of interest...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of antisocial behavior: an extended twin parent model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:136-50. 2007
    ..This study showed significant heritability, which is slightly increased by assortative mating, and significant effects of primarily nonparental shared environment on CD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Etiological heterogeneity in the development of antisocial behavior: the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development and the Young Adult Follow-Up
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1193-202. 2007
    ..Longitudinal, genetically informed, prospective data collected on a large population of male twins (n=1037) were used to examine developmental differences in the etiology of antisocial behavior...
  5. pmc A twin association study of nicotine dependence with markers in the CHRNA3 and CHRNA5 genes
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, P O Box 980003, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 41:680-90. 2011
    ..Including phenotypic data on ungenotyped relatives can improve the statistical power to detect the effects of genetic variants when they contribute to individual differences in the phenotype...
  6. doi request reprint Genetic risk factors for disordered eating in adolescent males and females
    Jessica H Baker
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:576-86. 2009
    ..However, only 50% of the genetic risk for this factor is shared between the sexes...
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental transmission of body mass index fluctuation
    Jocilyn E Bergin
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, MCV, P O Box 980126, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Behav Genet 42:867-74. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc An investigation of weight suppression in a population-based sample of female twins
    Karen S Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:44-9. 2011
    ..Weight suppression (WS), maintaining a body weight below one's maximum adult weight, is associated with bingeing, purging, and weight gain in clinical samples...
  9. pmc Characteristics of monozygotic male and female twins discordant for overweight: a descriptive study
    Karen S Mitchell
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Eat Behav 9:366-9. 2008
    ..BMI is highly heritable. Yet, trends in obesity highlight environmental influences on body weight. Monozygotic (MZ) twins discordant for overweight offer a unique opportunity to examine these factors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of smoking initiation: an extended twin kinship model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 980003, 23298 0003, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 36:795-808. 2006
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on multiple dimensions of religiosity: a twin study
    Todd Vance
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:755-61. 2010
    ..The results suggest that for the population studied, additive genetic and unique environmental effects largely account for the variance across the religiosity construct...
  12. doi request reprint Provision of genetic services for hearing loss: results from a national survey and comparison to insights obtained from previous focus group discussions
    Kara Anne Withrow
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, P O Box 980033, Richmond, VA 23298 0033, USA
    J Genet Couns 18:618-21. 2009
    ..This data should help providers in clinical genetics keep patient preferences at the helm and provide culturally competent services...
  13. pmc Shared environmental contributions to substance use
    Jessica H Baker
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Behav Genet 42:345-53. 2012
    ..Results illustrate an important way of extending behavior genetic research to reveal specific etiological environmental mechanisms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risks for conduct disorder symptoms associated with parental alcoholism in stepfather families versus intact families from a community sample
    Debra L Foley
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:687-96. 2004
    ....
  15. pmc The relationship between the genetic and environmental influences on common internalizing psychiatric disorders and mental well-being
    Kenneth S Kendler
    Virginia Institute of Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, P O Box 980126, 800 E Leigh Street, Room 1 123, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Behav Genet 41:641-50. 2011
    ..The overlap of environmental risk factors is more modest. Although low levels of IP on average reflect a high genetic propensity for MWB, other independent genetic influences play an important role in producing good mental health...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of genetic advances and testing for hearing loss: results from a national consumer survey
    Kara A Withrow
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0033, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 149:1159-68. 2009
    ..Cultural affiliation and genetic testing status, rather than hearing status, contributed more to the participants' responses...
  17. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the children of twins: can they be used to resolve the environmental effects of dyadic parental treatment on child behavior?
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute of Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:283-90. 2005
    ..The fact that many candidate environments, such as parental divorce, are dyadic gives reason to question the interpretation of their correlations with behavior in the children of twins...
  18. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the assessment of substance use phenotypes
    Michael C Neale
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Box 980126, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1010-34. 2006
    ..g., substance dependence symptoms, are systematically missing in those who have not initiated use of the substance in question...
  19. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversity, monoamine oxidase a genotype, and risk for conduct disorder
    Debra L Foley
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virgoinia Commonwaelth University, Richmond, 23298 0003, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:738-44. 2004
    ..Very little is known about how different sets of risk factors interact to influence risk for psychiatric disorder...
  20. pmc Genetic risk sum score comprised of common polygenic variation is associated with body mass index
    Roseann E Peterson
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Biotech I, 800 E Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Hum Genet 129:221-30. 2011
    ..This study provides evidence of the utility of a GRSS as an alternative approach to replication of common polygenic variation in complex traits...
  21. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on spontaneous micronuclei frequencies in children and adults: a twin study
    Kimberly H Jones
    Department of Pathology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0662, USA
    Mutagenesis 26:745-52. 2011
    ..Recognition of factors contributing to baseline levels of micronuclei should provide guidance to researchers in designing studies to evaluate agents hypothesised to influence chromosomal instability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Application of Bayesian inference using Gibbs sampling to item-response theory modeling of multi-symptom genetic data
    Lindon Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 35:765-80. 2005
    ..Additional benefits of the IRT approach are discussed including the estimation of latent trait scores, including genetic factor scores, and their sampling errors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental determination of tracking in subcutaneous fat distribution during adolescence
    Maarten W Peeters
    Department of Biomedical Kinesiology, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences Epidemiology Unit, Strangeways Research Laboratory, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:652-60. 2007
    ..The distribution of fat and adipose tissue is an important predictor of disease risk. Variation in fat distribution during adolescence is correlated with fat distribution in adulthood...
  24. pmc A Children of Twins Study of parental divorce and offspring psychopathology
    Brian M D'Onofrio
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University 47405, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:667-75. 2007
    ..The relations may be due to genetic or environmental selection factors, characteristics that lead to both marital separation and offspring functioning...
  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis and interpretation of twin studies including measures of the shared environment
    Eric Turkheimer
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22904 4400, USA
    Child Dev 76:1217-33. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Covariance of isometric and dynamic arm contractions: multivariate genetic analysis
    Gunther De Mars
    Department of Biomedical Kinesiology, Research Center for Exercise and Health, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:180-90. 2007
    ..This exploratory multivariate study suggests shared pleiotropic gene action for MCSA, eccentric, isometric and concentric strength, with a moderate to high genetic contribution to the variability of these characteristics...