Can Childhood Adversity Affect Telomeres of the Next Generation? Possible Mechanisms, Implications, and Next-Generation Research

Am J Psychiatry. 2020 Jan 1;177(1):7-9. doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2019.19111161.
No abstract available

Keywords: Adverse Childhood Exeperiences; Aging; DNA; Telomere Length.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences*
  • Biomedical Research*
  • Humans
  • Mental Disorders / genetics*
  • Mental Disorders / physiopathology*
  • Telomere / genetics
  • Telomere / physiology*
  • Telomere Shortening / genetics
  • Telomere Shortening / physiology*