The Minnesota Study of Twins Reared Apart involves a comprehensive psychological and medical assessment of monozygotic and dizygotic twins who were separated early in life, reared apart, and reunited in adulthood. The long-term objectives of the study are: a) to evaluate the genetic and environmental factors that influence various traits, and b) to explore possible genotype-environment interactions in the determination of these traits. The medical and psychological traits selected for the study are of broad interest to psychologists, physicians, behavioral geneticists, and the lay public.

Project Start
1999-12-01
Project End
2000-11-30
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
32
Fiscal Year
2000
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Department
Type
DUNS #
168559177
City
Minneapolis
State
MN
Country
United States
Zip Code
55455
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