Investigation on the possible relationship existing between the HLA-DR gene and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and/or mental retardation.

@article{Aureli2008InvestigationOT,
  title={Investigation on the possible relationship existing between the HLA-DR gene and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and/or mental retardation.},
  author={Anna Aureli and Paola Sebastiani and Tiziana Del Beato and A E Marimpietri and V Melillo and Enzo Sechi and Silvia di Loreto},
  journal={International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={985-91}
}
This study examines the possible relationship existing between the HLA-DR gene and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and/or mental retardation (MR). The diagnosis of ADHD and mental retardation were established through clinical interviews with the parents, children and teachers, according to the criteria in DSM-IV. HLA-DRB1 genotyping was… CONTINUE READING