Moffitt-Caspi study on child abuse



Study indicates how genes and environment interact with one another

Laura Baker, USC Professor of Psychology and Director of an extensive twin study, comments on the relevance of the Moffitt-Caspi study (link to article below) to her own.

• Dividing the sample according to environment
• The interaction of genes and environment
• How this relates to Dr. Baker’s work

 

Role of Genotype in the Cycle of Violence in Maltreated Children, May 28, 2002

Link to article: 2002 Role of Genotype