Genetic information about depression may lead to over-diagnosis: experiments suggest that when told about a person's genetic predisposition to depression, participants are more likely to remember their symptoms as severe
"Effects of genetic information on memory for severity of depressive symptoms"
This work was supported by research funding provided to W.A. by Yale University. M.L received support from the National Institutes of Health (grant K99HG010084).
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.