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Morningness-eveningness scores predict outcomes differentially for depressed patients attending morning vs. afternoon day treatment streams.

Chronobiol Int 2019 Nov 9;36(11):1581-1591. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Campbell Family Research Institute, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health , Toronto , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07420528.2019.1661851DOI Listing
November 2019

Genome-wide association study identifies eight risk loci and implicates metabo-psychiatric origins for anorexia nervosa.

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Hunna J Watson Zeynep Yilmaz Laura M Thornton Christopher Hübel Jonathan R I Coleman Héléna A Gaspar Julien Bryois Anke Hinney Virpi M Leppä Manuel Mattheisen Sarah E Medland Stephan Ripke Shuyang Yao Paola Giusti-Rodríguez Ken B Hanscombe Kirstin L Purves Roger A H Adan Lars Alfredsson Tetsuya Ando Ole A Andreassen Jessica H Baker Wade H Berrettini Ilka Boehm Claudette Boni Vesna Boraska Perica Katharina Buehren Roland Burghardt Matteo Cassina Sven Cichon Maurizio Clementi Roger D Cone Philippe Courtet Scott Crow James J Crowley Unna N Danner Oliver S P Davis Martina de Zwaan George Dedoussis Daniela Degortes Janiece E DeSocio Danielle M Dick Dimitris Dikeos Christian Dina Monika Dmitrzak-Weglarz Elisa Docampo Laramie E Duncan Karin Egberts Stefan Ehrlich Geòrgia Escaramís Tõnu Esko Xavier Estivill Anne Farmer Angela Favaro Fernando Fernández-Aranda Manfred M Fichter Krista Fischer Manuel Föcker Lenka Foretova Andreas J Forstner Monica Forzan Christopher S Franklin Steven Gallinger Ina Giegling Johanna Giuranna Fragiskos Gonidakis Philip Gorwood Monica Gratacos Mayora Sébastien Guillaume Yiran Guo Hakon Hakonarson Konstantinos Hatzikotoulas Joanna Hauser Johannes Hebebrand Sietske G Helder Stefan Herms Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann Wolfgang Herzog Laura M Huckins James I Hudson Hartmut Imgart Hidetoshi Inoko Vladimir Janout Susana Jiménez-Murcia Antonio Julià Gursharan Kalsi Deborah Kaminská Jaakko Kaprio Leila Karhunen Andreas Karwautz Martien J H Kas James L Kennedy Anna Keski-Rahkonen Kirsty Kiezebrink Youl-Ri Kim Lars Klareskog Kelly L Klump Gun Peggy S Knudsen Maria C La Via Stephanie Le Hellard Robert D Levitan Dong Li Lisa Lilenfeld Bochao Danae Lin Jolanta Lissowska Jurjen Luykx Pierre J Magistretti Mario Maj Katrin Mannik Sara Marsal Christian R Marshall Morten Mattingsdal Sara McDevitt Peter McGuffin Andres Metspalu Ingrid Meulenbelt Nadia Micali Karen Mitchell Alessio Maria Monteleone Palmiero Monteleone Melissa A Munn-Chernoff Benedetta Nacmias Marie Navratilova Ioanna Ntalla Julie K O'Toole Roel A Ophoff Leonid Padyukov Aarno Palotie Jacques Pantel Hana Papezova Dalila Pinto Raquel Rabionet Anu Raevuori Nicolas Ramoz Ted Reichborn-Kjennerud Valdo Ricca Samuli Ripatti Franziska Ritschel Marion Roberts Alessandro Rotondo Dan Rujescu Filip Rybakowski Paolo Santonastaso André Scherag Stephen W Scherer Ulrike Schmidt Nicholas J Schork Alexandra Schosser Jochen Seitz Lenka Slachtova P Eline Slagboom Margarita C T Slof-Op 't Landt Agnieszka Slopien Sandro Sorbi Beata Świątkowska Jin P Szatkiewicz Ioanna Tachmazidou Elena Tenconi Alfonso Tortorella Federica Tozzi Janet Treasure Artemis Tsitsika Marta Tyszkiewicz-Nwafor Konstantinos Tziouvas Annemarie A van Elburg Eric F van Furth Gudrun Wagner Esther Walton Elisabeth Widen Eleftheria Zeggini Stephanie Zerwas Stephan Zipfel Andrew W Bergen Joseph M Boden Harry Brandt Steven Crawford Katherine A Halmi L John Horwood Craig Johnson Allan S Kaplan Walter H Kaye James E Mitchell Catherine M Olsen John F Pearson Nancy L Pedersen Michael Strober Thomas Werge David C Whiteman D Blake Woodside Garret D Stuber Scott Gordon Jakob Grove Anjali K Henders Anders Juréus Katherine M Kirk Janne T Larsen Richard Parker Liselotte Petersen Jennifer Jordan Martin Kennedy Grant W Montgomery Tracey D Wade Andreas Birgegård Paul Lichtenstein Claes Norring Mikael Landén Nicholas G Martin Preben Bo Mortensen Patrick F Sullivan Gerome Breen Cynthia M Bulik

Nat Genet 2019 Aug 15;51(8):1207-1214. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6779477PMC
August 2019

Extraversion modulates cortisol responses to acute social stress in chronic major depression.

Psychoneuroendocrinology 2019 05 8;103:316-323. Epub 2019 Feb 8.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.02.008DOI Listing
May 2019

Exposure to attachment figure cue reduces cigarette craving.

Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 2019 May 9. Epub 2019 May 9.

Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pha0000284DOI Listing
May 2019

Childhood Adversity and Hazardous Drinking: The Mediating Role of Attachment Insecurity.

Subst Use Misuse 2018 07 15;53(8):1387-1398. Epub 2018 Jan 15.

b Department of Psychiatry , Mount Sinai Hospital , Toronto , Ontario , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2017.1409764DOI Listing
July 2018

Appetitive Symptoms Differentially Predict Treatment Response to Fluoxetine, Light, and Placebo in Nonseasonal Major Depression.

J Clin Psychiatry 2018 07 24;79(4). Epub 2018 Jul 24.

Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia; Mood Disorders Centre, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.17m11856DOI Listing
July 2018

Low birth weight is associated with increased fat intake in school-aged boys.

Br J Nutr 2018 06;119(11):1295-1302

2McGill Center for the Convergence of Health and Economics, Desautels Faculty of Management,McGill University,Montreal,QC, H3A 1G5,Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007114518000892DOI Listing
June 2018

Fetal growth interacts with multilocus genetic score reflecting dopamine signaling capacity to predict spontaneous sugar intake in children.

Appetite 2018 Jan 14;120:596-601. Epub 2017 Oct 14.

Ludmer Centre for Neuroinformatics and Mental Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Sackler Program for Epigenetics & Psychobiology at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2017.10.021DOI Listing
January 2018

An Attachment-Based Model of the Relationship Between Childhood Adversity and Somatization in Children and Adults.

Psychosom Med 2017 Jun;79(5):506-513

From the Department of Psychiatry (Maunder, Hunter), Mount Sinai Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychology (Atkinson), Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Departments of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences and Obstetrics & Gynecology (Steiner), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Centre for Child Development and Mental Health, McGill University, Montreal (Wazana), Quebec, Canada; Department of Psychology (Fleming), University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada; Department of Psychology (Moss), Université du Québec à Montreal, Montréal, Québec, Canada; Department of Psychiatry and Neurology (Gaudreau, Meaney), Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; and Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry (Levitan), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PSY.0000000000000437DOI Listing
June 2017

Binge Eating Disorder (BED) in Relation to Addictive Behaviors and Personality Risk Factors.

Front Psychol 2017 25;8:579. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ONCanada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00579DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5403820PMC
April 2017

A DRD4 gene by maternal sensitivity interaction predicts risk for overweight or obesity in two independent cohorts of preschool children.

J Child Psychol Psychiatry 2017 02 11;58(2):180-188. Epub 2016 Oct 11.

Ludmer Centre for Neuroinformatics and Mental Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.12646DOI Listing
February 2017

Gene and environment interaction: Is the differential susceptibility hypothesis relevant for obesity?

Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2017 Feb 23;73:326-339. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill Center for the Convergence of Health and Economics, McGill University, Bronfman Building, 1001 Sherbrooke St. W., Montreal, QC H3A 1G5, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.12.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5283807PMC
February 2017

Increased Seasonal Variation in Serotonin Transporter Binding in Seasonal Affective Disorder.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2016 09 18;41(10):2447-54. Epub 2016 Apr 18.

Departments of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, CAMH Research Imaging Centre, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, and Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npp.2016.54DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4987850PMC
September 2016

High reactivity of the cortisol awakening response predicts positive treatment outcome in heterogeneous depressed patients completing an alternate milieu inpatient program.

Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2015 Nov-Dec;37(6):601-5. Epub 2015 Jun 10.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6J 1H4; University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2J7; University of Toronto Department of Physiology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 2J7; Institute of Medical Science, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2J7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2015.06.006DOI Listing
August 2016

Breastfeeding in the 21st century.

Lancet 2016 May;387(10033):2088-2089

Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, 90035-903, Brazil. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30536-0DOI Listing
May 2016

Efficacy of Bright Light Treatment, Fluoxetine, and the Combination in Patients With Nonseasonal Major Depressive Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

JAMA Psychiatry 2016 Jan;73(1):56-63

Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada2Mood Disorders Centre, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.2235DOI Listing
January 2016

A Behavioral Genetic Model of the Mechanisms Underlying the Link Between Obesity and Symptoms of ADHD.

J Atten Disord 2016 Jan 21. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1087054715618793DOI Listing
January 2016

Monoamine Oxidase-A Occupancy by Moclobemide and Phenelzine: Implications for the Development of Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors.

Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 2015 Aug 27;19(1). Epub 2015 Aug 27.

CAMH Research Imaging Centre and Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Departments of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada (Drs Chiuccariello, Cooke, Levitan, Kish, Kolla, Rusjan, Houle, Wilson, and Meyer, and Ms Miler); Department of Psychiatry (NRU) and Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada (Dr Baker).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ijnp/pyv078DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4772270PMC
August 2015

Season of birth, the dopamine D4 receptor gene and emotional eating in males and females. Evidence of a genetic plasticity factor?

Appetite 2015 Jul 28;90:51-7. Epub 2015 Feb 28.

Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2015.02.024DOI Listing
July 2015

Poor infant inhibitory control predicts food fussiness in childhood - A possible protective role of n-3 PUFAs for vulnerable children.

Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 2015 Jun 3;97:21-5. Epub 2015 Apr 3.

Programa de Pós-Graduação em Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente, Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul 90035-903, Brazil. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.plefa.2015.03.004DOI Listing
June 2015

Low maternal sensitivity at 6 months of age predicts higher BMI in 48 month old girls but not boys.

Appetite 2014 Nov 15;82:97-102. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8, Canada; Centre for Addition and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto, ON M6J 1H4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2014.07.012DOI Listing
November 2014

The maternal adversity, vulnerability and neurodevelopment project: theory and methodology.

Can J Psychiatry 2014 Sep;59(9):497-508

Professor, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Associate Director, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec; Adjunct Senior Investigator, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, Singapore, Republic of Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/070674371405900906DOI Listing
September 2014

Transgenerational effects of maternal care interact with fetal growth and influence attention skills at 18 months of age.

Early Hum Dev 2014 May 3;90(5):241-6. Epub 2014 Mar 3.

PPG Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente, Departamento de Pediatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul 90035-903, Brazil. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2014.01.015DOI Listing
May 2014

Attachment style at discharge predicts depression status four months following a 28-day alternate-milieu inpatient program.

Asian J Psychiatr 2014 Apr 12;8:104-5. Epub 2013 Nov 12.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada; University of Toronto Institute of Medical Science, Canada; University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry, Canada; University of Toronto Department of Physiology, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2013.11.002DOI Listing
April 2014

Elevated monoamine oxidase a binding during major depressive episodes is associated with greater severity and reversed neurovegetative symptoms.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2014 Mar 24;39(4):973-80. Epub 2013 Oct 24.

CAMH Research Imaging Centre and Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npp.2013.297DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3924531PMC
March 2014

Novel "thrifty" models of increased eating behaviour.

Curr Psychiatry Rep 2013 Nov;15(11):408

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute, 100 Stokes Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6J 1H4,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11920-013-0408-x
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November 2013

Antenatal depression in a multi-ethnic, community sample of Canadian immigrants: psychosocial correlates and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function.

Can J Psychiatry 2013 Oct;58(10):579-87

Student, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario; Student, Women's Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/070674371305801007DOI Listing
October 2013

'Food addiction' and its association with a dopaminergic multilocus genetic profile.

Physiol Behav 2013 Jun 14;118:63-9. Epub 2013 May 14.

School of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, York University, Toronto, Canada; The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2013.05.014DOI Listing
June 2013

Seasonal affective disorder.

Handb Clin Neurol 2012 ;106:279-89

Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-52002-9.00017-6DOI Listing
November 2012

Direct health care costs of treating seasonal affective disorder: a comparison of light therapy and fluoxetine.

Depress Res Treat 2012 18;2012:628434. Epub 2012 Oct 18.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5 ; Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/628434DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3483827PMC
November 2012

Binge eating disorder and the dopamine D2 receptor: genotypes and sub-phenotypes.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2012 Aug 8;38(2):328-35. Epub 2012 May 8.

Kinesiology & Health Sciences, York University, Toronto, Canada M3J1P3.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2012.05.002DOI Listing
August 2012

A putative model of overeating and obesity based on brain-derived neurotrophic factor: direct and indirect effects.

Behav Neurosci 2012 Aug 11;126(4):505-14. Epub 2012 Jun 11.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0028600DOI Listing
August 2012

Obesity comorbidity in unipolar major depressive disorder: refining the core phenotype.

J Clin Psychiatry 2012 Aug 15;73(8):1119-24. Epub 2012 May 15.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.11m07394DOI Listing
August 2012

Possible association of the DRD4 gene with a history of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in women with bulimia nervosa.

Int J Eat Disord 2012 May 24;45(4):622-5. Epub 2012 Jan 24.

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/eat.20986
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May 2012

Preliminary evidence for an impulsivity-based thrifty eating phenotype.

Pediatr Res 2012 Mar 25;71(3):293-8. Epub 2012 Jan 25.

Núcleo de Estudos da Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/pr.2011.39DOI Listing
March 2012

Evidence that 'food addiction' is a valid phenotype of obesity.

Appetite 2011 Dec 3;57(3):711-7. Epub 2011 Sep 3.

Faculty of Health, York University, 343 Bethune College, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2011.08.017DOI Listing
December 2011

COMT Val158Met variant and functional haplotypes associated with childhood ADHD history in women with bulimia nervosa.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2011 Jun 12;35(4):948-52. Epub 2011 Feb 12.

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, 7213 Medical Science Building, 1 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2011.01.012DOI Listing
June 2011

A season-of-birth/DRD4 interaction predicts maximal body mass index in women with bulimia nervosa.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2010 Jul 24;35(8):1729-33. Epub 2010 Mar 24.

Mood and Anxiety Division, Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npp.2010.38DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3055483PMC
July 2010

Tryptophan for refractory bipolar spectrum disorder and sleep-phase delay.

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2010 Mar;35(2):144

Mood and Anxiety Division, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont., Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2834795PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/jpn.100009DOI Listing
March 2010

Sex differences in hormonal responses to a social stressor in chronic major depression.

Psychoneuroendocrinology 2009 Sep 22;34(8):1235-41. Epub 2009 Apr 22.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2009.03.014DOI Listing
September 2009

Dopamine for "wanting" and opioids for "liking": a comparison of obese adults with and without binge eating.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2009 Jun 12;17(6):1220-5. Epub 2009 Mar 12.

Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2009.52DOI Listing
June 2009

A novel examination of atypical major depressive disorder based on attachment theory.

J Clin Psychiatry 2009 Jun 5;70(6):879-87. Epub 2009 May 5.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Mood and Anxiety Division, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, c/o CAMH, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.07m03306DOI Listing
June 2009

A psycho-genetic study of associations between the symptoms of binge eating disorder and those of attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder.

J Psychiatr Res 2009 Apr 28;43(7):687-96. Epub 2008 Nov 28.

Faculty of Health Sciences, York University, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 343 Bethune College, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2008.10.010DOI Listing
April 2009

Reward sensitivity and the D2 dopamine receptor gene: A case-control study of binge eating disorder.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2008 Apr 10;32(3):620-8. Epub 2007 Oct 10.

Kinesiology & Health Sciences, York University, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2007.09.024DOI Listing
April 2008

Do adverse life events trigger atypical symptoms?

Authors:
Robert D Levitan

Am J Psychiatry 2008 Apr;165(4):533; author reply 533-4

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http://psychiatryonline.org/doi/abs/10.1176/appi.ajp.2008.07
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2008.07121958DOI Listing
April 2008

A DRD4/BDNF gene-gene interaction associated with maximum BMI in women with bulimia nervosa.

Int J Eat Disord 2008 Jan;41(1):22-8

Eating Disorders Program, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eat.20474DOI Listing
January 2008

Seasonality and circadian preference in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: clinical and neuropsychological correlates.

Compr Psychiatry 2007 Nov-Dec;48(6):562-71. Epub 2007 Aug 20.

Mood and Anxiety Division of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, M5T 1R8 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2007.05.008DOI Listing
January 2008

The chronobiology and neurobiology of winter seasonal affective disorder.

Authors:
Robert D Levitan

Dialogues Clin Neurosci 2007 ;9(3):315-24

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3202491PMC
January 2008

Dopamine transporter gene (DAT1) associated with appetite suppression to methylphenidate in a case-control study of binge eating disorder.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2007 Oct 21;32(10):2199-206. Epub 2007 Feb 21.

Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.npp.1301348DOI Listing
October 2007

Quality of life as an outcome indicator in patients with seasonal affective disorder: results from the Can-SAD study.

Psychol Med 2007 May 20;37(5):727-36. Epub 2006 Nov 20.

Division of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291706009378DOI Listing
May 2007

A birth-season/DRD4 gene interaction predicts weight gain and obesity in women with seasonal affective disorder: A seasonal thrifty phenotype hypothesis.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2006 Nov 7;31(11):2498-503. Epub 2006 Jun 7.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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November 2006

An open trial of light therapy in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

J Clin Psychiatry 2006 Oct;67(10):1527-35

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2006

Associations among overeating, overweight, and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a structural equation modelling approach.

Eat Behav 2006 Aug 17;7(3):266-74. Epub 2005 Oct 17.

Departments of Kinesiology and Health Science and Psychology, Bethune College, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3.

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August 2006

Personality and seasonal affective disorder: results from the CAN-SAD study.

J Affect Disord 2006 Jul 2;93(1-3):35-42. Epub 2006 May 2.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Canada.

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July 2006

O sweet spot where art thou? Light treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder and the circadian time of sleep.

J Affect Disord 2006 Feb 7;90(2-3):227-31. Epub 2005 Dec 7.

Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218 John St., Hawthorn 3122 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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February 2006

Therapeutic mechanism in seasonal affective disorder: do fluoxetine and light operate through advancing circadian phase?

Chronobiol Int 2005 ;22(5):937-43

Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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January 2006

Psychic and somatic anxiety differentially predict response to light therapy in women with seasonal affective disorder.

J Affect Disord 2005 Oct;88(2):163-6

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2005

Seasonality and seasonal affective disorder (SAD): an evolutionary viewpoint tied to energy conservation and reproductive cycles.

J Affect Disord 2005 Jul;87(1):3-10

York University, 343 Bethune College, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3.

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July 2005

A dimensional approach to personality in atypical depression.

Psychiatry Res 2005 Apr;134(2):161-7

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, c/o CAMH Room 1121, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1R8.

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April 2005

Quality of life in patients with seasonal affective disorder: summer vs winter scores.

Can J Psychiatry 2005 Apr;50(5):292-5

Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.

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April 2005

The effects of nefazodone on women with seasonal affective disorder: clinical and polysomnographic analyses.

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2005 Jan;30(1):11-6

Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, University Health Network, Toronto, ON.

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January 2005

What is the optimal implementation of bright light therapy for seasonal affective disorder (SAD)?

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J Psychiatry Neurosci 2005 Jan;30(1):72

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.

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January 2005

The dopamine-4 receptor gene associated with binge eating and weight gain in women with seasonal affective disorder: an evolutionary perspective.

Biol Psychiatry 2004 Nov;56(9):665-9

Mood and Anxiety Division, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Department of Psychiatry, 250 College Street, Room 1126, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8, Canada.

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November 2004

Decision-making deficits and overeating: a risk model for obesity.

Obes Res 2004 Jun;12(6):929-35

York University, 343 Bethune College, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada.

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June 2004

Lifetime rates of alcoholism in adults with anxiety, depression, or co-morbid depression/anxiety: a community survey of Ontario.

J Affect Disord 2004 Apr;79(1-3):209-15

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2004

Childhood adversities associated with major depression and/or anxiety disorders in a community sample of Ontario: issues of co-morbidity and specificity.

Depress Anxiety 2003 ;17(1):34-42

Clarke Division of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2003

Childhood trauma and depression.

Am J Psychiatry 2003 Jun;160(6):1188; author reply 1188-9

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June 2003

A naturalistic visual scanning approach to assess selective attention in major depressive disorder.

Psychiatry Res 2003 May;118(2):117-28

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 4 Taddle Creek Rd., Rosebrugh Building, Room 407, Toronto, Ont., M5S 3G9 Canada.

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May 2003

Low-dose dexamethasone challenge in women with atypical major depression: pilot study.

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2002 Jan;27(1):47-51

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.

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January 2002