Consequences of a network view for genetic association studies

Sophie Van Der Sluis*, Kees Jan Kan, Conor V. Dolan

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic


Cramer et al's proposal to view mental disorders as the outcome of network dynamics among symptoms obviates the need to invoke latent traits to explain co-occurrence of symptoms and syndromes. This commentary considers the consequences of such a network view for genetic association studies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)173-174
Number of pages2
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Issue number2-3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2010

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