A family-based association study of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and dopamine D2 receptor TaqI A alleles.

@article{Huang2003AFA,
  title={A family-based association study of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and dopamine D2 receptor TaqI A alleles.},
  author={Yu-Shu Huang and Shih-Ku Lin and Yu-yu Wu and Chia-Chen Chao and C K Chen},
  journal={Chang Gung medical journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={26 12},
  pages={897-903}
}
BACKGROUND Over the past 5 years, considerable progress has been made in the identification of polymorphic variation within monoamine system genes that are associated with the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) phenotype. In this study, we investigated the association of the dopamine D2 receptor (DAD2) TaqI A and ADHD in a Taiwanese sample. METHODS The sample consisted of 98 children with ADHD and 154 of their parents. ADHD cases were ascertained from the Child Psychiatric… CONTINUE READING