Investigation of 17 candidate genes for personality traits confirms effects of the HTR2A gene on novelty seeking.


Genes involved in serotonergic and dopaminergic neurotransmission have been hypothesized to affect different aspects of personality, but findings from genetic association studies did not provide conclusive results so far. In previous studies, however, only one or a few polymorphisms within single genes were investigated neglecting the possibility that the… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1601-183X.2009.00494.x


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