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William A. Scheftner, MD

William A. Scheftner, MD
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Specialty:
  • Psychiatry
Board Certification:
  • Psychiatry
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Residency: Illinois State Psychiatric Institute - Psychiatry
Clinical Expertise:
  • Electroconvulsive therapy
  • Psychopharmacology
Research Interests:
  • Course and outcome of mood disorders
  • Genetics of mood disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Genome-wide association study meta-analysis of European and Asian-ancestry samples identifies three novel loci associated with bipolar disorder.
    Chen DT, Jiang X, Akula N, Shugart YY, Wendland JR, Steele CJ, Kassem L, Park JH, Chatterjee N, Jamain S, Cheng A, Leboyer M, Muglia P, Schulze TG, Cichon S, Nöthen MM, Rietschel M; BiGS, McMahon FJ, Kelsoe JR, Greenwood TA, Nievergelt CM, et al.
    Mol Psychiatry. 2013
    2013 Feb
    18(2):195-205. doi: 10.1038/mp.2011.157. Epub 2011 Dec 20.
  2. Genetic relationship between five psychiatric disorders estimated from genome-wide SNPs.
    , Lee SH, Ripke S, Neale BM, Faraone SV, Purcell SM, Perlis RH, Mowry BJ, Thapar A, Goddard ME, Witte JS, Absher D, Agartz I, Akil H, Amin F, Andreassen OA, Anjorin A, Anney R, Anttila V, Arking DE, Asherson P, Azevedo MH, Backlund L, Badner JA, Bailey AJ, Banaschewski T, Barchas JD, Barnes MR, Barrett TB, Bass N, Battaglia A, Bauer M, Bayés M, Bellivier F, Bergen SE, Berrettini W, Betancur C, Bettecken T, Biederman J, Binder EB, Black DW, Blackwood DH, Bloss CS, Boehnke M, Boomsma DI, Breen G, Breuer R, Bruggeman R, Cormican P, Buccola NG, Buitelaar JK, Bunney WE, Buxbaum JD, Byerley WF, Byrne EM, Caesar S, Cahn W, Cantor RM, Casas M, Chakravarti A, Chambert K, Choudhury K, Cichon S, Cloninger CR, Collier DA, Cook EH, Coon H, Cormand B, Corvin A, Coryell WH, Craig DW, Craig IW, Crosbie J, Cuccaro ML, Curtis D, Czamara D, Datta S, Dawson G, Day R, De Geus EJ, Degenhardt F, Djurovic S, Donohoe GJ, Doyle AE, Duan J, Dudbridge F, Duketis E, Ebstein RP, Edenberg HJ, Elia J, Ennis S, Etain B, Fanous A, Farmer AE, Ferrier IN, Flickinger M, Fombonne E, Foroud T, Frank J, Franke B, Fraser C, Freedman R, Freimer NB, Freitag CM, Friedl M, Frisén L, Gallagher L, Gejman PV, Georgieva L, Gershon ES, Geschwind DH, Giegling I, Gill M, Gordon SD, Gordon-Smith K, Green EK, Greenwood TA, Grice DE, Gross M, Grozeva D, Guan W, Gurling H, De Haan L, Haines JL, Hakonarson H, Hallmayer J, Hamilton SP, Hamshere ML, Hansen TF, Hartmann AM, Hautzinger M, Heath AC, Henders AK, Herms S, Hickie IB, Hipolito M, Hoefels S, Holmans PA, Holsboer F, Hoogendijk WJ, Hottenga JJ, Hultman CM, Hus V, Ingason A, Ising M, Jamain S, Jones EG, Jones I, Jones L, Tzeng JY, Kähler AK, Kahn RS, Kandaswamy R, Keller MC, Kennedy JL, Kenny E, Kent L, Kim Y, Kirov GK, Klauck SM, Klei L, Knowles JA, Kohli MA, Koller DL, Konte B, Korszun A, Krabbendam L, Krasucki R, Kuntsi J, Kwan P, Landén M, Långström N, Lathrop M, Lawrence J, Lawson WB, Leboyer M, Ledbetter DH, Lee PH, Lencz T, Lesch KP, Levinson DF, Lewis CM, Li J, Lichtenstein P, Lieberman JA, Lin DY, Linszen DH, Liu C, Lohoff FW, Loo SK, Lord C, Lowe JK, Lucae S, Macintyre DJ, Madden PA, Maestrini E, Magnusson PK, Mahon PB, Maier W, Malhotra AK, Mane SM, Martin CL, Martin NG, Mattheisen M, Matthews K, Mattingsdal M, McCarroll SA, McGhee KA, McGough JJ, McGrath PJ, McGuffin P, McInnis MG, McIntosh A, McKinney R, McLean AW, McMahon FJ, McMahon WM, McQuillin A, Medeiros H, Medland SE, Meier S, Melle I, Meng F, Meyer J, Middeldorp CM, Middleton L, Milanova V, Miranda A, Monaco AP, Montgomery GW, Moran JL, Moreno-De-Luca D, Morken G, Morris DW, Morrow EM, Moskvina V, Muglia P, Mühleisen TW, Muir WJ, Müller-Myhsok B, Murtha M, Myers RM, Myin-Germeys I, Neale MC, Nelson SF, Nievergelt CM, Nikolov I, Nimgaonkar V, Nolen WA, Nöthen MM, Nurnberger JI, Nwulia EA, Nyholt DR, O'Dushlaine C, Oades RD, Olincy A, Oliveira G, Olsen L, Ophoff RA, Osby U, Owen MJ, Palotie A, Parr JR, Paterson AD, Pato CN, Pato MT, Penninx BW, Pergadia ML, Pericak-Vance MA, Pickard BS, Pimm J, Piven J, Posthuma D, Potash JB, Poustka F, Propping P, Puri V, Quested DJ, Quinn EM, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Rasmussen HB, Raychaudhuri S, Rehnström K, Reif A, Ribasés M, Rice JP, Rietschel M, Roeder K, Roeyers H, Rossin L, Rothenberger A, Rouleau G, Ruderfer D, Rujescu D, Sanders AR, Sanders SJ, Santangelo SL, Sergeant JA, Schachar R, Schalling M, Schatzberg AF, Scheftner WA, Schellenberg GD, Scherer SW, Schork NJ, Schulze TG, Schumacher J, Schwarz M, Scolnick E, Scott LJ, Shi J, Shilling PD, Shyn SI, Silverman JM, Slager SL, Smalley SL, Smit JH, Smith EN, Sonuga-Barke EJ, St Clair D, State M, Steffens M, Steinhausen HC, Strauss JS, Strohmaier J, Stroup TS, Sutcliffe JS, Szatmari P, Szelinger S, Thirumalai S, Thompson RC, Todorov AA, Tozzi F, Treutlein J, Uhr M, van den Oord EJ, Van Grootheest G, Van Os J, Vicente AM, Vieland VJ, Vincent JB, Visscher PM, Walsh CA, Wassink TH, Watson SJ, Weissman MM, Werge T, Wienker TF, Wijsman EM, Willemsen G, Williams N, Willsey AJ, Witt SH, Xu W, Young AH, Yu TW, Zammit S, Zandi PP, Zhang P, Zitman FG, Zöllner S, , Devlin B, Kelsoe JR, Sklar P, Daly MJ, O'Donovan MC, Craddock N, Sullivan PF, Smoller JW, Kendler KS, Wray NR
    Nat. Genet.
    2013 Aug 28
    45(9):984-94.
  3. A mega-analysis of genome-wide association studies for major depressive disorder.
    Major Depressive Disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric GWAS Consortium, Ripke S, Wray NR, Lewis CM, Hamilton SP, Weissman MM, Breen G, Byrne EM, Blackwood DH, Boomsma DI, Cichon S, Heath AC, Holsboer F, Lucae S, Madden PA, Martin NG, McGuffin P, Muglia P, Noethen MM, Penninx BP, Pergadia ML, Potash JB, et al.
    Mol Psychiatry. 2013
    2013 Apr
    18(4):497-511. doi: 10.1038/mp.2012.21. Epub 2012 Apr 3.
  4. Genome-wide significant association between a 'negative mood delusions' dimension in bipolar disorder and genetic variation on chromosome 3q26.1.
    Meier S, Mattheisen M, Vassos E, Strohmaier J, Treutlein J, Josef F, Breuer R, Degenhardt F, Mühleisen TW, Müller-Myhsok B, Steffens M, Schmael C, McMahon FJ; Bipolar Disorder Genome Study (BiGS) Consortium, Nöthen MM, Cichon S, Schulze TG, Rietschel M, Kelsoe JR, Greenwood TA, Nievergelt CM, Barrett TB, et al.
    Transl Psychiatry. 2012
    2012 Sep 25
    2:e165. doi: 10.1038/tp.2012.81.
  5. Evidence for association of bipolar disorder to haplotypes in the 22q12.3 region near the genes stargazin, IFT27 and parvalbumin.
    Nissen S, Liang S, Shehktman T, Kelsoe JR; Bipolar Genome Study (BiGS), Greenwood TA, Nievergelt CM, McKinney R, Shilling PD, Smith EN, Schork NJ, Bloss CS, Nurnberger JI Jr, Edenberg HJ, Foroud T, Koller DL, Gershon ES, Liu C, Badner JA, Scheftner WA, Lawson WB, Nwulia EA, et al.
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2012
    2012 Dec
    159B(8):941-50. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32099. Epub 2012 Oct 4.
  6. Genome-wide association of bipolar disorder suggests an enrichment of replicable associations in regions near genes.
    Smith EN, Koller DL, Panganiban C, Szelinger S, Zhang P, Badner JA, Barrett TB, Berrettini WH, Bloss CS, Byerley W, Coryell W, Edenberg HJ, Foroud T, Gershon ES, Greenwood TA, Guo Y, Hipolito M, Keating BJ, Lawson WB, Liu C, Mahon PB, McInnis MG, et al.
    PLoS Genet. 2011
    2011 Jun
    7(6):e1002134. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002134. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
  7. Mood disorder susceptibility gene CACNA1C modifies mood-related behaviors in mice and interacts with sex to influence behavior in mice and diagnosis in humans
    Dao DT, Mahon PB, Cai X, Kovacsics CE, Blackwell RA, Arad M, Shi J, Zandi PP, O'Donnell P; Bipolar Genome Study (BiGS) Consortium, Knowles JA, Weissman MM, Coryell W, Scheftner WA, Lawson WB, Levinson DF, Thompson SM, Potash JB, Gould TD
    Biol Psychiatry
    2010 Nov 1
    68(9):801-10
  8. Genome-wide linkage and follow-up association study of postpartum mood symptoms.
    Mahon PB, Payne JL, MacKinnon DF, Mondimore FM, Goes FS, Schweizer B, Jancic D; NIMH Genetics Initiative Bipolar Disorder Consortium; BiGS Consortium, Coryell WH, Holmans PA, Shi J, Knowles JA, Scheftner WA, Weissman MM, Levinson DF, DePaulo JR Jr, Zandi PP, Potash JB.
    Am J Psychiatry.
    2009 Nov
    166(11):1229-37
  9. Premenstrual mood symptoms: study of familiality and personality correlates in mood disorder pedigrees.
    Payne JL, Klein SR, Zamoiski RB, Zandi PP, Bienvenu OJ, Mackinnon DF, Mondimore FM, Schweizer B, Swartz KL; NIMH Genetics Initiative Bipolar Disorder Consortium, Crowe RP, Scheftner WA, Weissman MM, Levinson DF, DePaulo JR Jr, Potash JB.
    Arch Womens Ment Health.
    2009 Feb
    12(1):27-34
  10. Linkage disequilibrium mapping of a chromosome 15q25-26 major depression linkage region and sequencing of NTRK3.
    Verma R, Holmans P, Knowles JA, Grover D, Evgrafov OV, Crowe RR, Scheftner WA, Weissman MM, DePaulo JR Jr, Potash JB, Levinson DF.
    Biol Psychiatry.
    2008 Jun 15
    63(12):1185-9
  11. Familial aggregation of postpartum mood symptoms in bipolar disorder pedigrees.
    Payne JL, MacKinnon DF, Mondimore FM, McInnis MG, Schweizer B, Zamoiski RB, McMahon FJ, Nurnberger JI Jr, Rice JP, Scheftner W, Coryell W, Berrettini WH, Kelsoe JR, Byerley W, Gershon ES, DePaulo JR Jr, Potash JB.
    Bipolar Disord.
    2008 Feb
    10(1):38-44.
  12. Evidence of association between brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene and bipolar disorder.
    Liu L, Foroud T, Xuei X, Berrettini W, Byerley W, Coryell W, El-Mallakh R, Gershon ES, Kelsoe JR, Lawson WB, MacKinnon DF, McInnis M, McMahon FJ, Murphy DL, Rice J, Scheftner W, Zandi PP, Lohoff FW, Niculescu AB, Meyer ET, Edenberg HJ, Nurnberger JI Jr.
    Psychiatr Genet.
    2008 Dec
    18(6):267-74.
  13. Genome-wide parametric linkage analyses of 644 bipolar pedigrees suggest susceptibility loci at chromosomes 16 and 20.
    Ross J, Berrettini W, Coryell W, Gershon ES, Badner JA, Kelsoe JR, McInnis MG, McMahon FJ, Murphy DL, Nurnberger JI Jr, Foroud T, Rice JP, Scheftner WB, Zandi P, Edenberg H, Byerley W.
    Psychiatr Genet.
    2008 Aug
    18(4):191-8.
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