Longitudinal changes of telomere length and epigenetic age related to traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder

Marco P. Boks, Hans C. van Mierlo, Bart P. F. Rutten, Timothy R. D. J. Radstake, Lot De Witte, Elbert Geuze, Steve Horvath, Leonard C. Schalkwyk, Christiaan H. Vinkers, Jasper C. A. Broen, Eric Vermetten

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

34 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)506-512
JournalPsychoneuroendocrinology
Volume51
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2015

Keywords

  • Age
  • Post traumatic stress disorder
  • Traumatic stress
  • DNA methylation
  • Combat trauma
  • Telomeres
  • Epigenetics
  • PTSD

Cite this

Boks, M. P., van Mierlo, H. C., Rutten, B. P. F., Radstake, T. R. D. J., De Witte, L., Geuze, E., Horvath, S., Schalkwyk, L. C., Vinkers, C. H., Broen, J. C. A., & Vermetten, E. (2015). Longitudinal changes of telomere length and epigenetic age related to traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 51, 506-512. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2014.07.011