Influence of COMT Val158Met polymorphism on emotional decision-making: A sex-dependent relationship?

@article{Costa2016InfluenceOC,
  title={Influence of COMT Val158Met polymorphism on emotional decision-making: A sex-dependent relationship?},
  author={Danielle de Souza Costa and Antoine Bechara and Jonas Jardim de Paula and Marco Aur{\'e}lio Romano-Silva and Humberto C{\^o}rrea and Guilherme M Lage and D{\'e}bora Marques de Miranda and Leandro Fernandes Malloy-Diniz},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2016},
  volume={246},
  pages={650-655}
}
The biological underpinnings of sex-related differences in decision-making are still under-explored. The COMT gene is related to sexual dimorphism and with different choices made under uncertainty, albeit no study has specifically investigated a moderation effect of sex on the association between the COMT gene and the performance on decision-making… CONTINUE READING