PTSDgene database

Study Report

Study Information
Basic Info
Reference
Citation Hauser, M. A., et al. (2017). "Further evidence for a role of the ADRB2 gene in risk for posttraumatic stress disorder." J Psychiatr Res 84: 59-61.
Phenotype Current PTSD diagnosis
Trauma Various
Study Design Cross-sectional study
Study Type Candidate gene association study, Gene-environment interaction study
Sample Size 1708 samples
SNP/Marker Size 1 SNP
Predominant Ethnicity Black, Caucasian
Population American
Gender 1304 males, 404 females
Age NHB cohort: mean age=39.06 years, SD=9.73, NHW cohort: mean age=36.28 years, SD=10.44.

Detail Info

Genetic result reported by this study
Normal genetic result reported by this study (count: 1)
Marker Phenotype Related Gene Statistical Values Author Comments Marker's Category
rs2400707 PTSD diagnosis ADRB2 P-value>0.05 No main effects of rs2400707 on PTSD diagnosis were observed...... No main effects of rs2400707 on PTSD diagnosis were observed in either the NHB or NHW subset of our data set. More... Non-significant

Gene * Environment result reported by this study (count: 1)
Marker Phenotype Related Gene Environment Statistical Values Author Comments Marker's Category
rs2400707 PTSD diagnosis ADRB2 Childhood trauma Among the NHB cohort: P-value=0.038. Among the NHW cohort: P-value=0.892. The interaction with rs2400707 and childhood trauma was obse...... The interaction with rs2400707 and childhood trauma was observed among NMB participants but not observed among the NHW study participants. More... Significant