J Neural Transm 2008.

Hum Mol Genet 2006; 15:2276-2284Makris N, Buka SL, Biederman J, attention and executive systems abnormalities in adults with child ADHD: A DT – MRI study of connections. Cereb Cortex 2008; 18:1210-1220Pavuluri MN, Kamineni K, diffusion tensor imaging study of white matter fiber tracts in pediatric bipolar disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Biol Psychiatry 2009; 65:586-593Polanczyk G, de Lima MS, Horta BL, The worldwide prevalence of ADHD: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis.

Genet Epidemiol 2000; 18:1-16Franke B. Neale B. Faraone SV genome wide association studies in ADHD. 2009 Apr 22nd[ Epub ahead of print]Kessler RC, Adler L, The prevalence and effects of adult attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder on work performance in a nationally representative sample of workers. J Occup Environ Med 2005; 47:565-572.

So far, risk genes for ADHD mainly mainly from animal models and pharmacological studies. Cooperation it has become possible to search for such genes on a genome-wide basis, without prior hypotheses about specific routes candidate.Other genes of interest controlled messengers proteins called chemokines, what signals recruiting immune cells send fight off infection. Critically ill patients who have make fan we breathe a high risk of pneumonia.

This milestone underlines the benefits of open innovative partnerships between the public and private sectors, says Dr. Aled Edwards, Director of the SGC. We are very proud of this achievement and the efforts of our staff and their employees over the world. .