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Neuroticism and Morning Cortisol Secretion: Both Heritable, But No Shared Genetic Influences. / Riese, Harriette; Rijsdijk, Fruehling V.; Rosmalen, Judith G. M.; Snieder, Harold; Ormel, Johan.

In: Journal of Personality, Vol. 77, No. 5, 10.2009, p. 1561 - 1576.

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Riese, H, Rijsdijk, FV, Rosmalen, JGM, Snieder, H & Ormel, J 2009, 'Neuroticism and Morning Cortisol Secretion: Both Heritable, But No Shared Genetic Influences', Journal of Personality, vol. 77, no. 5, pp. 1561 - 1576. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6494.2009.00592.x

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Riese, H., Rijsdijk, F. V., Rosmalen, J. G. M., Snieder, H., & Ormel, J. (2009). Neuroticism and Morning Cortisol Secretion: Both Heritable, But No Shared Genetic Influences. Journal of Personality, 77(5), 1561 - 1576. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6494.2009.00592.x

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Riese H, Rijsdijk FV, Rosmalen JGM, Snieder H, Ormel J. Neuroticism and Morning Cortisol Secretion: Both Heritable, But No Shared Genetic Influences. Journal of Personality. 2009 Oct;77(5):1561 - 1576. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6494.2009.00592.x

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Riese, Harriette ; Rijsdijk, Fruehling V. ; Rosmalen, Judith G. M. ; Snieder, Harold ; Ormel, Johan. / Neuroticism and Morning Cortisol Secretion: Both Heritable, But No Shared Genetic Influences. In: Journal of Personality. 2009 ; Vol. 77, No. 5. pp. 1561 - 1576.

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