Cognitive functioning in affected sibling pairs with ADHD: familial clustering and dopamine genes.

TitleCognitive functioning in affected sibling pairs with ADHD: familial clustering and dopamine genes.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsLoo, SK, Carpenter Rich E, Ishii J, McGough J, McCracken J, Nelson S, Smalley SL
JournalJournal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines
Volume49
Issue9
Pagination950-7
Date Published2008 Sep
ISSN1469-7610
KeywordsAdolescent, Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Child, Cognition Disorders, Dopamine, Dopamine Plasma Membrane Transport Proteins, Female, Genotype, Humans, Male, Neuropsychological Tests, Phenotype, Polymorphism, Genetic, Receptors, Dopamine D4, Receptors, Dopamine D5, Sibling Relations
Abstract

This paper examines familiality and candidate gene associations of cognitive measures as potential endophenotypes in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

DOI10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01024.x
Alternate JournalJ Child Psychol Psychiatry