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Environmental Risk (E-Risk) Longitudinal Twin Study

Our MRC funded Study aims to build knowledge around the question of how environmental and genetic factors contribute to behaviours and the development of mental health problems from childhood through to young adulthood.

About the E-Risk Study

2,232 twins
1,116 families
13 years follow up
3 MRC programme grants
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Without proper funding none of our research would be possible
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Access to more than 100 publications from E-Risk since its first paper published in 2001
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Newsletter Archive

How we engaged with the participants through the years
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Meet the team

meet the teamDynamic team of people who make research meaningful, impactful and fun
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Louise Arseneault


Shame to return our wonderful placement student Annabelle from @ERiskstudy to University - but a great opportunity… https://t.co/F9auOXuTap

Dr Jessie Baldwin


Great talk from ⁦@agnew_blais⁩ showing that polygenic risk for ADHD predicts childhood ADHD but not late-onset ADHD… https://t.co/zwdP94dt1k