Behavior Genetics

, Volume 42, Issue 1, pp 1–2 | Cite as

Editorial Policy on Candidate Gene Association and Candidate Gene-by-Environment Interaction Studies of Complex Traits

  • John K. HewittEmail author
Brief Communication


Complex Trait Genome Wide Significance Reporting Guideline Behavior Genetic Direct Replication 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


  1. Duncan L, Keller MC (2011) A critical review of the first 10 years of candidate gene-by-environment interaction research in psychiatry. Am J Psychiatry. doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2011.11020191
  2. Ioannidis JP (2005) Why most published research findings are false. PLoS Med 2(8):e124PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Little J, Higgins JP, Ioannidis JP, Moher D, Gagnon F, von Elm E, Khoury MJ, Cohen B, Davey-Smith G, Grimshaw J, Scheet P, Gwinn M, Williamson RE, Zou GY, Hutchings K, Johnson CY, Tait V, Wiens M, Golding J, van Duijn C, McLaughlin J, Paterson A, Wells G, Fortier I, Freedman M, Zecevic M, King R, Infante-Rivard C, Stewart A, Birkett N. (2009) Strengthening the reporting of genetic association studies (STREGA): an extension of the STROBE Statement. Hum Genet 125(2):131–151. Available online at: Accessed 14 September 2011Google Scholar
  4. Sullivan PF (2007) Spurious genetic associations. Biol Psychiatry 15(61):1121–1126CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Behavioral GeneticsUniversity of ColoradoBoulderUSA

Personalised recommendations