Journal article

Associations between dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) levels, pituitary volume, and social anxiety in children

Cynthia R Murray, Julian G Simmons, Nicholas B Allen, Michelle L Byrne, Lisa K Mundy, Marc L Seal, George C Patton, Craig A Olsson, Sarah Whittle



Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by National Health and Medical Council (NHMRC)

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Australian Research Council (Discovery Project grant: DP120101402; Fellowship DORA DP 130101459 to CO), and the National Health and Medical Council (NHMRC; Career Development Fellowship ID 1007716 to SW). We would like to thank all of the families who have participated in this study, and all investigators and staff working on the Childhood to Adolescence Transition Study (CATS) at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) for making this investigation possible. MCRI research is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Program. We would also like to thank the research staff who contributed to the collection of research data (Dr Megan Dennison, Dr Rebecca Davenport-Thomas and Dr Rachel Ellis).