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Associations between maternal psychological distress and salivary cortisol during pregnancy: A mixed-models approach.
Psychoneuroendocrinology 2018 Jun 5;96:52-60. Epub 2018 Jun 5.
Health Psychology, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Leuven, Belgium; Department of Welfare, Public Health and Family, Flemish Government, Brussels, Belgium. Electronic address:

Cortisol and Subjective Stress Responses to Acute Psychosocial Stress in Fibromyalgia Patients and Control Participants.
Psychosom Med 2018 Apr;80(3):317-326
From the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (Coppens, Kempke, Luyten), University of Leuven; Departments of Psychiatry (Coppens, Claes) and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Van Wambeke), The Leuven Centre for Algology & Pain Management (Coppens, Van Wambeke, Morlion), Department of Anesthesiology and Algology (Morlion), University Hospitals Leuven, University of Leuven, Belgium; Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology (Luyten), University College London, United Kingdom; Translational Research Center for Gastrointestinal Disorders (TARGID) (Van Oudenhove), Department of Chronic Diseases, Metabolism, and Ageing, University of Leuven; and Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (Van Oudenhove), University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium.

Glucocorticoid receptor DNA methylation and childhood trauma in chronic fatigue syndrome patients.
J Psychosom Res 2018 Jan 20;104:55-60. Epub 2017 Nov 20.
Genetic Research About Stress and Psychiatry (GRASP), Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; University Psychiatric Center, Leuven, Belgium.


Behavioral Engagement, Peer Status, and Teacher-Student Relationships in Adolescence: A Longitudinal Study on Reciprocal Influences.
J Youth Adolesc 2016 Jun 12;45(6):1192-207. Epub 2016 Jan 12.
School Psychology and Child and Adolescent Development, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KU Leuven - University of Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, Box 3717, 3000, Leuven, Belgium.

Transactional Links Between Teacher-Student Relationships and Adolescent Rule-Breaking Behavior and Behavioral School Engagement: Moderating Role of a Dopaminergic Genetic Profile Score.
J Youth Adolesc 2016 Jun 24;45(6):1226-44. Epub 2016 Mar 24.
Research Group for School Psychology and Child and Adolescent Development (SCAD), University of Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, box 3717, 3000, Louvain, Belgium.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and DNA Hypomethylation of the Glucocorticoid Receptor Gene Promoter 1F Region: Associations With HPA Axis Hypofunction and Childhood Trauma.
Psychosom Med 2015 Oct;77(8):853-62
From the Genetic Research About Stress and Psychiatry (GRASP) (Vangeel, Hompes, Claes), University Psychiatric Center (Hompes, Claes), Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Center for Molecular and Vascular Biology (Izzi, Freson), and Laboratory of Translational Genetics, Department of Oncology (Lambrechts), University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; University Department of Psychiatry (Van Den Eede), Campus Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium; Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute (CAPRI) (Van Den Eede) and Department of Molecular Genetics VIB8 (Del Favero), Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium; Department of Internal Medicine (Moorkens), Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium; and Vesalius Research Center (VRC) (Lambrechts), VIB, Leuven, Belgium.

Externalizing Problem Behavior in Adolescence: Dopaminergic Genes in Interaction with Peer Acceptance and Rejection.
J Youth Adolesc 2015 Jul 26;44(7):1441-56. Epub 2015 May 26.
Parenting and Special Education Research Unit, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KU Leuven, Leopold Vanderkelenstraat 32, Box 3765, 3000, Leuven, Belgium,

Changes in cerebral CB1 receptor availability after acute and chronic alcohol abuse and monitored abstinence.
J Neurosci 2014 Feb;34(8):2822-31
Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven and Department of Imaging and Pathology, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium, MoSAIC, Molecular Small Animal Imaging Center, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium, Division of Psychiatry, University Hospital and KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium, University Psychiatric Center, KU Leuven, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium, Kliniek Broeders Alexianen, 3300 Tienen, Belgium, Laboratory for Radiopharmacy and Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium, and LIND, Leuven Institute for Neurobiology and Disease, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium.



Dual association of a TRKA polymorphism with schizophrenia.
Psychiatr Genet 2011 Jun;21(3):125-31
Department of Molecular Animal Physiology, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Centre for Neuroscience and Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Single nucleotide polymorphism analysis of corticotropin-releasing factor-binding protein gene in recurrent major depressive disorder.
Psychiatry Res 2007 Sep 28;153(1):17-25. Epub 2007 Jun 28.
Department of Molecular Genetics VIB8, Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, B-2610 Antwerp, Belgium.

Glucocorticoid receptor gene-based SNP analysis in patients with recurrent major depression.
Neuropsychopharmacology 2006 Mar;31(3):620-7
Department of Molecular Genetics, Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology (VIB), University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

No implication of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene in unipolar affective disorder: evidence from Belgian first and replication patient-control studies.
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2005 Oct 1;15(5):491-5. Epub 2005 Apr 1.
Department of Psychiatry, University Clinics of Brussels, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, 808 route de Lennik, B-1070, Brussels, Belgium.

Genome scan meta-analysis of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, part III: Bipolar disorder.
Am J Hum Genet 2003 Jul 11;73(1):49-62. Epub 2003 Jun 11.
Neuropsychiatric Genetics Unit, Department of Genetics, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Genetic factors influence the clustering of depression among individuals with lower socioeconomic status.
PLoS One 2009 31;4(3):e5069. Epub 2009 Mar 31.
Genetic-Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Department of Clinical Genetics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.



Differential Effects of Inflammatory and Psychosocial Stress on Mood, Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis, and Inflammation in Remitted Depression.
Neuropsychobiology 2016 27;74(3):150-158. Epub 2017 Apr 27.
Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute (CAPRI), Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

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