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Table 4 Estimation of stress, 5-HTTLPR and 5-HTTLPR × Stress predicting anxiety symptoms

From: Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) L allele interacts with stress to increase anxiety symptoms in Chinese adolescents: a multiwave longitudinal study

Predictors B SE df t p
Baseline anxiety symptoms 10.00 0.59 1298 17.11 <0.001
Baseline depressive symptoms 0.30 0.07 1298 4.39 <0.001
Age 1.01 0.69 647 1.46 0.14
Gender 3.68 0.99 647 3.73 <0.001
Stress 0.21 0.02 1298 10.48 <0.001
5-HTTLPR 0.32 0.75 1298 0.42 0.68
5-HTTLPR × Stress −0.08 0.02 1298 −3.04 <0.01
  1. Note: Baseline Anxiety Symptoms as assessed by Timepoint 1 MASC-C, Baseline Depressive Symptoms as assessed by Timepoint 1 CES-D, Stress as assessed by with-in subject fluctuations in ALEQ scores during the follow-up intervals