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The Aromatase Gene CYP19A1: Several Genetic and Functional Lines of Evidence Supporting a Role in Reading, Speech and Language

Heidi Anthoni, Lara E Sucheston, Barbara A Lewis, Isabel Tapia-Paez, Xiaotang Fan, Marco Zucchelli, Mikko Taipale, Catherine M Stein, Marie-Estelle Hokkanen, Eero Castren, Bruce F Pennington, Shelley D Smith, Richard K Olson, J Bruce Tomblin, Gerd Schulte-Koerne, Markus Noethen, Johannes Schumacher, Bertram Mueller-Myhsok, Per Hoffmann, Jeffrey W Gilger Show all

Behavior Genetics | SPRINGER | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to thank Juliana Bloom, Lisa Freebairn, Amy Hansen, Christopher Millard, Dmitry Leontiev, Carlin Miller for their assistance in data collection, Helge Neidt for sample handling, Kristina Duvefelt and Ingegerd Fransson for excellent genotyping and technical support as well as Margaret Warner for suggestions and support in the design and analysis of the ArKO mice experimental work. We also wish to express our appreciation to the speech-language pathologists who assisted us in recruiting participants and to the families who generously agreed to participate. This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health-National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIH-NIDCD) grants to B.A.L, NIH-NIDCD to S.I., NIH-Eunice Kennedy Shriver Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) to G.W.H., NIH-NICHD 5P50-HD027802 to R.K.O. (with B.F.P. and S.D.S.), NIH-National Center for Research Resources (NCRR) to C.M.S., Sigrid Juselius Foundation to J.K. and E.C., Academy of Finland to J.K., H.L. and E.C., Swedish Research Council to J.K., M.N. and M.P.-J., Swedish Cancer Fund to J.-A.G. and J.K., Hjarn-fonden (Swedish Brain Foundation) to J.K. and I.T.-P., the Centennial Foundation of Helsingin Sanomat to H.A., the Paivikki and Sakari Sohlberg Foundation, the Swedish Royal Bank Tercentennial Foundation and Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation to J.K. This study was also supported by the European Union through the CASCADE Network of Excellence and the CRESCENDO Integrated Project; by a training grant (HL07567) from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The Colorado Learning Disabilities Research Center is also funded by NICHD (grant nr. 5P50HD027802). Some of the analyses were performed using the program package S.A.G.E. (2003 [Release 4.5]), which is supported by NIH-NCRR RR03655.