No association of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with genes of the serotonergic pathway in Han Chinese subjects.

@article{Li2006NoAO,
  title={No association of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with genes of the serotonergic pathway in Han Chinese subjects.},
  author={Jun Li and Yufeng Wang and Rulun Zhou and Bing Wang and Haobo Zhang and Li Yang and Stephen V Faraone},
  journal={Neuroscience letters},
  year={2006},
  volume={403 1-2},
  pages={172-5}
}
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex psychiatric syndrome with cardinal symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity, and is a significant risk factor for poor health outcomes in both adolescence and adulthood. Etiology is clearly multifactoral, with probable contributions from both genetic and environmental factors. The genetic contribution is prominent, with estimated heritability at about 0.80. Although effects in dopamine metabolism have long been… CONTINUE READING