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JAMA psychiatry DOI:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0350

Genome-wide Association Studies of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in 2 Cohorts of US Army Soldiers.

Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsStein, MB, Chen, CY, Ursano, RJ, Cai, T, Gelernter, J, Heeringa, SG, Ma, L-J, Jensen, KP, Maihofer, AX, Mitchell, C, Nievergelt, CM, Nock, MK, Neale, BM, Polimanti, R, Ripke, S, Sun, X, Thomas, ML, Wang, Q, Ware, EB, Borja, S, Kessler, RC, Smoller, JW, Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (STARRS), C
JournalJAMA psychiatry
Date Published2016/05/11

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a prevalent, serious public health concern, particularly in the military. The identification of genetic risk factors for PTSD may provide important insights into the biological foundation of vulnerability and comorbidity.