ADHDgene Database
  • Published Variant
  • Published Gene: 359
  • Published Region: 128
  • Pathway by PBA: 8
  • Study: 361

Study Report

Basic Info
Reference Kent L, 200515940292
Citation Kent L., Green E., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Dudbridge F., Lowe N., Raybould R., Langley K., Bray N., Fitzgerald M., Owen M. J., O'Donovan M. C., Gill M., Thapar A. and Craddock N. (2005) "Association of the paternally transmitted copy of common Valine allele of the Val66Met polymorphism of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene with susceptibility to ADHD." Mol Psychiatry, 10(10): 939-43.
Study Design family-based
Study Type Candidate-gene association study
Sample Size 341 probands and their parents
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population United Kingdom, Ireland
Gender 91% male
Age Group Children/Adolescents : mean age=11.1 years; range 5-16 years; SD 2.8 years

Detail Info

SNPs reported by this study (count: 1)

Genes reported by this study (count: 1)