Polygenic risk for aggressive behaviour from late childhood through early adulthood

Published on Mar 15, 2021
· DOI :10.31234/OSF.IO/K56Q8
Tina Kretschmer15
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C.A. Hartman8
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#1Kit K. Elam (IU: Indiana University)H-Index: 13
#2Chung Jung Mun (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 9
Last. Thao Ha (ASU: Arizona State University)H-Index: 16
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A substance use offense reflects an encounter with law enforcement and the court system in response to breaking the law which may increase risk for substance use problems later in life. Individuals may also be at risk for substance use offending and substance use problems based on genetic predisposition. We examined a mediation model in which polygenic risk for aggression predicted adult substance use disorder diagnoses (SUD) via substance use offending in emerging adulthood. In addition, we exp...
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