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PMID
19618259
TITLE
Genetic and environmental influences on optimism and its relationship to mental and self-rated health: a study of aging twins.
ABSTRACT
DATE PUBLISHED
2009 Nov
HISTORY
PUBSTATUS PUBSTATUSDATE
received 2009/02/04
accepted 2009/07/07
aheadofprint 2009/07/18
entrez 2009/07/21 09:00
pubmed 2009/07/21 09:00
medline 2011/08/05 06:00
AUTHORS
NAME COLLECTIVENAME LASTNAME FORENAME INITIALS AFFILIATION AFFILIATIONINFO
Mosing MA Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Rd, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia. miriam.mosing@qimr.edu.au
Zietsch BP
Shekar SN
Wright MJ
Martin NG
INVESTIGATORS
JOURNAL
MEDLINE JOURNAL
MEDLINETA: Behav Genet
COUNTRY: United States
ISSNLINKING: 0001-8244
NLMUNIQUEID: 0251711
PUBLICATION TYPE
PUBLICATIONTYPE TEXT
Journal Article
Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Twin Study
COMMENTS AND CORRECTIONS
GRANTS
GENERAL NOTE
KEYWORDS
MESH HEADINGS
DESCRIPTORNAME QUALIFIERNAME
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Aging psychology
Attitude to Health psychology
Female psychology
Genotype psychology
Happiness psychology
Humans psychology
Male psychology
Microsatellite Repeats psychology
Middle Aged psychology
Models, Psychological psychology
Motivation genetics
Phenotype genetics
Quality of Life psychology
Queensland psychology
Questionnaires psychology
Social Environment psychology
Temperament psychology
Twins, Dizygotic psychology
Twins, Monozygotic psychology
SUPPLEMENTARY MESH
GENE SYMBOLS
CHEMICALS
OTHER ID's