Analysis of polymorphisms in the olfactory G-protein Golf in major depression

@article{Zill2002AnalysisOP,
  title={Analysis of polymorphisms in the olfactory G-protein Golf in major depression},
  author={Peter Zill and Rolf R. Engel and Thomas C. Baghai and Peter Zwanzger and Cornelius Sch{\"u}le and Christo Minov and Stefanie Behrens and Rainer Rupprecht and Hans-J{\"u}rgen M{\"o}ller and Brigitta Bondy},
  journal={Psychiatric Genetics},
  year={2002},
  volume={12},
  pages={17-22}
}
It is well established that G-proteins represent essential regulatory components in transmembrane signaling. The α subunit of the olfactory G-protein Golf (GNAL) maps to a region on chromosome 18 where linkage to affective disorders has been reported, as well as a parent-of-origin effect in affective disorders with some markers near the locus for the α subunit of the Golf gene. We investigated whether two polymorphisms in the α subunit of the Golf gene (A→G in intron 3, and T→G in intron 10… 

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