Intact coding region of the serotonin transporter gene in obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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Epidemiologic studies indicate that obsessive-compulsive disorder is genetically transmitted in some families, although no genetic abnormalities have been identified in individuals with this disorder. The selective response of obsessive-compulsive disorder to treatment with agents which block serotonin reuptake suggests the gene coding for the serotonin… (More)

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@article{Altemus1996IntactCR, title={Intact coding region of the serotonin transporter gene in obsessive-compulsive disorder.}, author={Margaret Altemus and D. L. Murphy and B. Greenberg and Klaus-Peter Lesch}, journal={American journal of medical genetics}, year={1996}, volume={67 4}, pages={409-11} }