The genetic basis of neuroticism.

  title={The genetic basis of neuroticism.},
  author={Jonathan Flint},
  journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews},
  volume={28 3},
  • Jonathan Flint
  • Published 2004 in Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews
Gray has drawn upon genetic evidence to argue for the existence of rodent emotionality, a model of human neuroticism. With the advent of molecular mapping techniques it has become possible to test this hypothesis. Here I review the progress that has been made, largely in animal genetic studies, demonstrating that a common set of genes act pleiotropically on… CONTINUE READING