Stressful life events and catechol-O-methyl-transferase (COMT) gene in bipolar disorder.

@article{Hosang2017StressfulLE,
  title={Stressful life events and catechol-O-methyl-transferase (COMT) gene in bipolar disorder.},
  author={Georgina M Hosang and Helen L Fisher and Sarah Cohen-Woods and Peter McGuffin and A. Elaine Farmer},
  journal={Depression and anxiety},
  year={2017},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={419-426}
}
BACKGROUND A small body of research suggests that gene-environment interactions play an important role in the development of bipolar disorder. The aim of the present study is to contribute to this work by exploring the relationship between stressful life events and the catechol-O-methyl-transferase (COMT) Val158 Met polymorphism in bipolar disorder… CONTINUE READING