Research Projects

Developmental Psychobiology



English and Romanian Adoptees (ERA) Study

The Bochum and Duisburg Cohort Study on Child Development






Clinical and Social StressOmics



Childhood Adversity, Stress and Gene Regulation

Trauma-associated biomarkers of affective disorders

Extracellular vesicles and cell free DNA - new players in stress signalling?





Neuroepigenetics



Epigenetics of developmental programming

Epigenetics of extinction learning






Genetics and Epigenetics of the Oxytocin System



Oxytocin and Early Trauma

Genetic and Epigenetic Variation at the OXTR locus