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Mastering skills in the training Network for attention deficit hyperactivity and autism spectrum Disorders


Disease genes and candidates in Drosophila

Manipulation and characterization of 12 ADHD/ASD models for (hyper)activity, cognitive and (sub)synaptic defects

Population-registry research

Papers on how ADHD and ASD are associated with academic, occupational, and social outcomes, and on the societal costs associated with ADHD and ASD comorbidity

Non-pharmacological treatment

Paper(s) on effects of mindfulness on child self-control and ADHD or ASD symptoms

Data protection officers overview

A full list of data protection officers/national protection authorities and data controllers for all sites will be sent to the EU Commission

Hypothesis-free analysis of GWAS data

Paper of cross-disorder meta-analysis of existing GWAS in ADHD and ASD

Biological chaperones

Paper(s) on effects of novel com-pounds on ADHD candidate protein(s)

Biomarkers for outcome

Paper on predictors of ADHD outcome

progress report

progress report MiND


Awarding of doctorates to all ESRs complete

Integrative analysis of risk genes

Paper of integration of rare and common variants for ADHD / ASD and bioinformatic analysis

Cross-species validation

Paper on comparison of findings between models

Epigenetics of mouse models and validation in humans

Publications of behavioural characterisation, gene expression and DNA methylation profiling of ADHD/ASD-like phenotypes in mouse and man

ADHD/ASD microbiome

Paper(s) on identification of ADHD / ASD microbiome profiles

Cellular phenotyping

Characterization of two genetic variants in iPSCs from patients

Disease genes in human imaging

Papers on effects of disease risk genes on different forms of brain connectivity

Supervisory Board

installment of Supervisory Board

Whole-genome sequencing

Complete analysis of whole genome sequencing (WGS) data with validation

Searching for OpenAIRE data...


The familial co-aggregation of ASD and ADHD: a register-based cohort study

Author(s): L Ghirardi, I Brikell, R Kuja-Halkola, C M Freitag, B Franke, P Asherson, P Lichtenstein, H Larsson
Published in: Molecular Psychiatry, 2017, ISSN 1359-4184
DOI: 10.1038/mp.2017.17

Tyrosine and tryptophan hydroxylases as therapeutic targets in human disease

Author(s): Kai Waløen, Rune Kleppe, Aurora Martinez, Jan Haavik
Published in: Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets, Issue 21/2, 2017, Page(s) 167-180, ISSN 1472-8222
DOI: 10.1080/14728222.2017.1272581

Generation of human induced pluripotent stem cell lines (hiPSC) from one bipolar disorder patient carrier of a DGKH risk haplotype and one non-risk-variant-carrier bipolar disorder patient

Author(s): Viola Stella Palladino, Nadia Omega Cipta Subrata, Andreas Geburtig-Chiocchetti, Rhiannon McNeill, Per Hoffmann, Andreas Reif, Sarah Kittel-Schneider
Published in: Stem Cell Research, Issue 32, 2018, Page(s) 104-109, ISSN 1873-5061
DOI: 10.1016/j.scr.2018.09.008

Mindfulness for children with ADHD and Mindful Parenting (MindChamp): Protocol of a randomised controlled trial comparing a family Mindfulness-Based Intervention as an add-on to care-as-usual with care-as-usual only

Author(s): Nienke M. Siebelink, Susan M. Bögels, Lisanne M. Boerboom, Noor de Waal, Jan K. Buitelaar, Anne E. Speckens, Corina U. Greven
Published in: BMC Psychiatry, Issue 18/1, 2018, ISSN 1471-244X
DOI: 10.1186/s12888-018-1811-y

Genetic risk factors and gene–environment interactions in adult and childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

Author(s): Viola S. Palladino, Rhiannon McNeill, Andreas Reif, Sarah Kittel-Schneider
Published in: Psychiatric Genetics, 2019, Page(s) 1, ISSN 0955-8829
DOI: 10.1097/ypg.0000000000000220

Attention profiles in autism spectrum disorder and subtypes of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

Author(s): Sara Boxhoorn, Eva Lopez, Catharina Schmidt, Diana Schulze, Susann Hänig, Christine M. Freitag
Published in: European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Issue 27/11, 2018, Page(s) 1433-1447, ISSN 1018-8827
DOI: 10.1007/s00787-018-1138-8

Cross-species models of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder

Author(s): Elisa Dalla Vecchia, Niall Mortimer, Viola S. Palladino, Sarah Kittel-Schneider, Klaus-Peter Lesch, Andreas Reif, Annette Schenck, William H.J. Norton
Published in: Psychiatric Genetics, Issue 29/1, 2019, Page(s) 1-17, ISSN 0955-8829
DOI: 10.1097/ypg.0000000000000211

An emotion recognition subtyping approach to studying the heterogeneity and comorbidity of autism spectrum disorders and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

Author(s): Francesca Waddington, Catharina Hartman, Yvette de Bruijn, Martijn Lappenschaar, Anoek Oerlemans, Jan Buitelaar, Barbara Franke, Nanda Rommelse
Published in: Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Issue 10/1, 2018, ISSN 1866-1947
DOI: 10.1186/s11689-018-9249-6

Visual and auditory emotion recognition problems as familial cross-disorder phenomenon in ASD and ADHD

Author(s): Francesca Waddington, Catharina Hartman, Yvette de Bruijn, Martijn Lappenschaar, Anoek Oerlemans, Jan Buitelaar, Barbara Franke, Nanda Rommelse
Published in: European Neuropsychopharmacology, Issue 28/9, 2018, Page(s) 994-1005, ISSN 0924-977X
DOI: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2018.06.009

The effects of emotional lability, mind wandering and sleep quality on ADHD symptom severity in adults with ADHD

Author(s): Bartosz Helfer, Ruth E. Cooper, Natali Bozhilova, Stefanos Maltezos, Jonna Kuntsi, Philip Asherson
Published in: European Psychiatry, Issue 55, 2019, Page(s) 45-51, ISSN 0924-9338
DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpsy.2018.09.006

Genetic and environmental contribution to the overlap between ADHD and ASD trait dimensions in young adults: a twin study

Author(s): Laura Ghirardi, Erik Pettersson, Mark J. Taylor, Christine M. Freitag, Barbara Franke, Philip Asherson, Henrik Larsson, Ralf Kuja-Halkola
Published in: Psychological Medicine, 2018, Page(s) 1-9, ISSN 0033-2917
DOI: 10.1017/s003329171800243x

A Genetic Investigation of Sex Bias in the Prevalence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Author(s): Joanna Martin, Raymond K. Walters, Ditte Demontis, Manuel Mattheisen, S. Hong Lee, Elise Robinson, Isabell Brikell, Laura Ghirardi, Henrik Larsson, Paul Lichtenstein, Nicholas Eriksson, Thomas Werge, Preben Bo Mortensen, Marianne Giørtz Pedersen, Ole Mors, Merete Nordentoft, David M. Hougaard, Jonas Bybjerg-Grauholm, Naomi R. Wray, Barbara Franke, Stephen V. Faraone, Michael C. O’Donovan, Anita
Published in: Biological Psychiatry, Issue 83/12, 2018, Page(s) 1044-1053, ISSN 0006-3223
DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.11.026

Moderating effect of mode of delivery on the genetics of intelligence: Explorative genome-wide analyses in ALSPAC

Author(s): Dinka Smajlagić, Kaya Kvarme Jacobsen, Craig Myrum, Jan Haavik, Stefan Johansson, Tetyana Zayats
Published in: Brain and Behavior, Issue 8/12, 2018, Page(s) e01144, ISSN 2162-3279
DOI: 10.1002/brb3.1144

Reliability of a participant-friendly fecal collection method for microbiome analyses: a step towards large sample size investigation

Author(s): Joanna W. Szopinska, Raphaële Gresse, Saskia van der Marel, Jos Boekhorst, Sabina Lukovac, Iris van Swam, Barbara Franke, Harro Timmerman, Clara Belzer, Alejandro Arias Vasquez
Published in: BMC Microbiology, Issue 18/1, 2018, ISSN 1471-2180
DOI: 10.1186/s12866-018-1249-x

Ex-Gaussian, Frequency and Reward Analyses Reveal Specificity of Reaction Time Fluctuations to ADHD and Not Autism Traits

Author(s): Nicoletta Adamo, John Hodsoll, Philip Asherson, Jan K. Buitelaar, Jonna Kuntsi
Published in: Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, Issue 47/3, 2019, Page(s) 557-567, ISSN 0091-0627
DOI: 10.1007/s10802-018-0457-z

Genetic and environmental aetiologies of associations between dispositional mindfulness and ADHD traits: a population-based twin study

Author(s): Nienke M. Siebelink, Philip Asherson, Elena Antonova, Susan M. Bögels, Anne E. Speckens, Jan K. Buitelaar, Corina U. Greven
Published in: European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 2019, ISSN 1018-8827
DOI: 10.1007/s00787-019-01279-8