Imaging genetics is still a quite novel area of research which attempts to discover how genetic factors affect brain structures and functions. In this thesis, using a various methodological approaches I showed how it can contribute to our understanding of the complex genetic architecture of the human brain.

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Keywords Voxel-based morphometry, pleiotropy, GWAS, cortical regions, subcortical shapes, population-based study, vGWAS, heritability
Promotor W.J. Niessen (Wiro) , M.A. Ikram (Arfan)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-94-93014-50-3
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Note For reasons of copyright there is a (partial) embargo for this dissertation
Roshchupkin, G.V. (2018, September 25). Imaging genetics : Methodological approaches to overcoming high dimensional barriers. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from