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  • Int. Socity for Twin Studies | USA | Lid | 1983-01-01
  • K. Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen | Haarlem | Lid | 2002-01-01
  • KNAW | Amsterdam | Lid | 2002-01-01
  • Avond van Wetenschap en Maatschappij | Amsterdam | Bestuurslid | 2006-01-01
  • Gezondheidsraad/ beraadsgroep genetica | Den Haag | lid | 2008-01-01
  • Engage Steering Board Publication An | Engeland | Unknown | 2009-01-01
  • Heineken Young Scientists Award | Amsterdam | Unknown | 2010-01-01
  • Behavior Genetics Association | USA | Lid | 2014-01-02

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Research Output 1985 2018

A characterization of post-zygotic mutations identified in monozygotic twins

Ouwens, K. G., Jansen, R., Tolhuis, B., Slagboom, P. E., Penninx, B. W. J. H. & Boomsma, D. I., Oct 2018, In : Human Mutation. 39, 10, p. 1393-1401 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Monozygotic Twins
Recombinant DNA

A genetic perspective into impulsive and compulsive behaviours

Rodrigues Zilhão Nogueira, N., 2018, 171 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access

Aggressive behaviour in childhood and adolescence: the role of smoking during pregnancy, evidence from four twin cohorts in the EU-ACTION consortium

Malanchini, M., Smith-Woolley, E., Ayorech, Z., Rimfeld, K., Krapohl, E., Vuoksimaa, E., Korhonen, T., Bartels, M., van Beijsterveldt, T. C. E. M., Rose, R. J., Lundström, S., Anckarsäter, H., Kaprio, J., Lichtenstein, P., Boomsma, D. I. & Plomin, R., 11 Jun 2018, In : Psychological Medicine. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Twin Studies

Analysis of shared heritability in common disorders of the brain

The Brainstorm Consortium, 22 Jun 2018, In : Science. 360, 6395, p. 1-15 15 p., 8757

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Brain Diseases
Genetic Heterogeneity
Genome-Wide Association Study

An Extended Twin-Pedigree Study of Neuroticism in the Netherlands Twin Register

Boomsma, D. I., Helmer, Q., Nieuwboer, H. A., Hottenga, J. J., de Moor, M. H., van den Berg, S. M., Davies, G. E., Vink, J. M., Schouten, M. J., Dolan, C. V., Willemsen, G., Bartels, M., van Beijsterveldt, C. E. M., Ligthart, L. & de Geus, E. J., 1 Jan 2018, In : Behavior Genetics. 48, 1, p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Twin Studies

Activities 1988 2017

Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Individualized Medicine (Journal)

Boomsma, D. I. (Reviewer)
1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017

Activity: Peer review and Editorial workEditorial workAcademic

Twins 2017

Boomsma, D. I. (Participant)
16 Nov 201718 Nov 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceAcademic

Amsterdam Public Health (Organisational unit)

Boomsma, D. I. (Member)
2017 → …

Activity: MembershipAcademic

Childhood Aggression – Results from the ACTION and EAGLE Consortia

Boomsma, D. I. (Speaker)
30 Jun 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Twin Studies

Boomsma, D. I. (Speaker)
5 Aug 2017

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic


Dobzhansky Award

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 1 Jul 2013

Prize: Prize / AwardAcademic

Dr Hendrik Muller Prize for Behavioural and Social Sciences

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 1 Jul 2009

Prize: Prize / AwardAcademic

Erepromotie Prof.dr. L.J. Eaves

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 20 Oct 2000

Prize: Prize / AwardSocietal

European Journal of Human Genetics Special Honour Award

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 24 May 2016

Prize: Prize / AwardAcademic

Medical Genetics

James Shield Award

D.I. Boomsma (Recipient), 2002

Prize: Prize / AwardAcademic

life (durability)

Press / Media

CBS en VU: vooruitgang boeken door samenwerking

D.I. Boomsma


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Eindelijk ontdekt: tweeling-genen

D.I. Boomsma & H. Mbarek


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Eindelijk opgespoord: twee tweelinggenen

D.I. Boomsma & H. Mbarek


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Anders uniek

D.I. Boomsma


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities