Segman, R. H.,2002 PMID: 12232785
||Segman, R. H., et al. (2002). "Association between the dopamine transporter gene and posttraumatic stress disorder." Mol Psychiatry 7(8): 903-907.
||Candidate gene association study
||102 cases, 104 controls
||Caucasian, Black, Mongloid
||Ashkenazi, north Africa, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, and other Asian
||Case: 9 males, 11 females, Control: 9 males, 11 females
||Case: mean age=39.7 years,SD=11.7, Control: mean age=33.9 years,SD=10.2
Genetic result reported by this study
Normal genetic result reported by this study (count: 1)
||Allele frequency: X2=6.31, P-value=0.012. Genotype distribution: X2=6.1, P-value=0.047.
Significant excess of 9 repeat allele was observed among PTS......
Significant excess of 9 repeat allele was observed among PTSD patients. An excess of 9 repeat homozygous genotype was also observed in PTSD.