PTSDgene database

Study Report

Study Information
Basic Info
Reference
Citation Bruenig, D., et al. (2017). "Genetic and serum biomarker evidence for a relationship between TNFalpha and PTSD in Vietnam war combat veterans." Compr Psychiatry 74: 125-133.
Phenotype PTSD severity
Trauma Vietnam combat
Study Design Case-control
Study Type Candidate gene association study
Sample Size 159 cases, 140 controls
SNP/Marker Size 1 SNP
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Australian
Gender Not mentioned
Age Case: mean age=68.47 years,SD=4.16, Control: mean age=69.13 years,SD=4.14

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
rs1800629 CAPS score TNF ANOVA: F(2,280)=3.314, P-value=0.038. Post-hoc comparation: AA/AG vs GG: P-value=0.045. The GG genotype showing significantly higher CAPS scores tha...... The GG genotype showing significantly higher CAPS scores than the pooled AA/AG genotype. More... Significant