The catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) Val158Met polymorphism moderates the effect of antenatal stress on childhood behavioural problems: longitudinal evidence across multiple ages.


AIM The functional polymorphism Val158Met in the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) gene was analysed to determine its association with maternal stress and childhood total difficulties. METHOD Data were collected at birth from a group of infants who were born small for gestational age and a group who were born at an appropriate size for gestational age… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2011.04129.x

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