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A genetically informative analysis of the association between dyadic adjustment, depressive symptoms, and anxiety symptoms

Sept. 15, 2018

IBG researchers Alta du Pont, Soo Rhee, and colleagues find that the association between dyadic (e.g., marital) adjustment and symptoms of depression and anxiety is largely due to common nonshared environmental influences, such as partners’ characteristics.

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HIgh Risk of Death Among Teens with Conduct Disorder and Substance Abuse

Aug. 9, 2018

IBG graduate student, Richard Border , and IBG Faculty Fellow, Dr. Soo Rhee , and their colleagues report on the strikingly high risk of early death among teens with conduct disorder and substance abuse. Original article in Addiction CU Boulder Today article Science Daily article

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The Genetics of Educational Attainment

July 31, 2018

IBG training program graduate, Dr. Robbee Wedow, and IBG Faculty Fellow, Prof. Jason Boardman, coauthor major new study on the genetics of educational attainment. The original article is published in Nature Genetics . These findings are also summarized in a CU news release , an article on the study in...

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Professor Marissa Ehringer is interviewed by Scitech Europa

July 23, 2018

IBG Faculty Fellow and President of the International Behavioural and Neural Genetics Society, Prof. Marissa Ehringer, discusses the opportunities and challenges for contemporary neural and behavioral genetics.

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Scott Vrieze wins 2018 Fuller and Scott Award

June 26, 2018

IBG Faculty Fellow, Scott Vrieze , won the 2018 Fuller and Scott Award for outstanding scientific accomplishments by an early career member of the Behavior Genetics Association.

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