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A Genome-Wide Association Study of Depressive Symptoms

Overview of attention for article published in Biological Psychiatry, April 2013
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1 news outlet
blogs
3 blogs
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70 tweeters
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1 Facebook page

Citations

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Title
A Genome-Wide Association Study of Depressive Symptoms
Published in
Biological Psychiatry, April 2013
DOI 10.1016/j.biopsych.2012.09.033
Pubmed ID
Authors

Karin Hek, Ayse Demirkan, Jari Lahti, Antonio Terracciano, Alexander Teumer, Marilyn C. Cornelis, Najaf Amin, Erin Bakshis, Jens Baumert, Jingzhong Ding, Yongmei Liu, Kristin Marciante, Osorio Meirelles, Michael A. Nalls, Yan V. Sun, Nicole Vogelzangs, Lei Yu, Stefania Bandinelli, Emelia J. Benjamin, David A. Bennett, Dorret Boomsma, Alessandra Cannas, Laura H. Coker, Eco de Geus, Philip L. De Jager, Ana V. Diez-Roux, Shaun Purcell, Frank B. Hu, Eric B. Rimm, David J. Hunter, Majken K. Jensen, Gary Curhan, Kenneth Rice, Alan D. Penman, Jerome I. Rotter, Nona Sotoodehnia, Rebecca Emeny, Johan G. Eriksson, Denis A. Evans, Luigi Ferrucci, Myriam Fornage, Vilmundur Gudnason, Albert Hofman, Thomas Illig, Sharon Kardia, Margaret Kelly-Hayes, Karestan Koenen, Peter Kraft, Maris Kuningas, Joseph M. Massaro, David Melzer, Antonella Mulas, Cornelis L. Mulder, Anna Murray, Ben A. Oostra, Aarno Palotie, Brenda Penninx, Astrid Petersmann, Luke C. Pilling, Bruce Psaty, Rajesh Rawal, Eric M. Reiman, Andrea Schulz, Joshua M. Shulman, Andrew B. Singleton, Albert V. Smith, Angelina R. Sutin, André G. Uitterlinden, Henry Völzke, Elisabeth Widen, Kristine Yaffe, Alan B. Zonderman, Francesco Cucca, Tamara Harris, Karl-Heinz Ladwig, David J. Llewellyn, Katri Räikkönen, Toshiko Tanaka, Cornelia M. van Duijn, Hans J. Grabe, Lenore J. Launer, Kathryn L. Lunetta, Thomas H. Mosley, Anne B. Newman, Henning Tiemeier, Joanne Murabito

Abstract

Depression is a heritable trait that exists on a continuum of varying severity and duration. Yet, the search for genetic variants associated with depression has had few successes. We exploit the entire continuum of depression to find common variants for depressive symptoms.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 1%
United States 2 <1%
Finland 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Russia 1 <1%
Japan 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Unknown 193 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 34 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 32 16%
Student > Master 23 11%
Student > Bachelor 20 10%
Professor 18 9%
Other 58 29%
Unknown 18 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 40 20%
Medicine and Dentistry 38 19%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 34 17%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 16 8%
Social Sciences 9 4%
Other 32 16%
Unknown 34 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 77. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 14 September 2017.
All research outputs
#254,791
of 14,622,892 outputs
Outputs from Biological Psychiatry
#228
of 5,113 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,120
of 254,607 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Biological Psychiatry
#3
of 72 outputs
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