PTSDgene database

Study Report

Study Information
Basic Info
Reference
Citation van den Heuvel, L., et al. (2016). "Brain-derived neurotrophic factor Val66met polymorphism and plasma levels in road traffic accident survivors." Anxiety Stress Coping 29(6): 616-629.
Phenotype PTSD diagnosis, CAPS scores
Trauma Road traffic accident
Study Design Cross-sectional study
Study Type Candidate gene association study
Sample Size 10 cases, 95 controls
SNP/Marker Size 1 SNP
Predominant Ethnicity Black, Caucasian
Population South African
Gender 67 males, 48 females
Age Mean age=31 years,SD=10

Detail Info

Genetic result reported by this study
Normal genetic result reported by this study (count: 2)
Marker Phenotype Related Gene Statistical Values Author Comments Marker's Category
rs6265 PTSD diagnosis BDNF OR=0.261, P-value=0.276. BDNF Val66Met genotype was not significantly associated with...... BDNF Val66Met genotype was not significantly associated with the presence of PTSD. More... Non-significant
rs6265 CAPS score BDNF U=656, P-value=0.264 BDNF Val66Met genotype was not significantly associated with...... BDNF Val66Met genotype was not significantly associated with the severity of PTSD. More... Non-significant