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MAOA gene

Known as: MONOAMINE OXIDASE A, MAOA, Monoamine Oxidase A Gene 
This gene is involved in the metabolism of neuroactive and vasoactive amines.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Personalized medicine (personalized psychiatry in a specific setting) is a new model towards individualized care, in which… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Laboratory experiments have documented substantial heterogeneity in social preferences, but little is known about the origins of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Women who have experienced childhood sexual abuse (CSA) have an increased risk of alcoholism and antisocial personality disorder… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Genetic studies of delinquent and criminal behavior are rare in spite of the wide recognition that individuals may differ in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The genetic deletion of monoamine oxidase A (MAO A), an enzyme that breaks down the monoamine neurotransmitters norepinephrine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Fowler, Baker, and Dawes (2008) recently showed in two independent studies of twins that voter turnout has very high heritability… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Some studies have reported associations between COMT and MAO genotypes and aggression, though results have been inconsistent. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In this study, we sought out to test the hypothesis that genetic factors may influence antidepressant response to fluoxetine. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Summary. Heritable factors account for approximately 40–60% of the total variance of liability to alcohol dependence. The present… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Monoamine oxidase (MAO) is a critical enzyme in the degradative deamination of biogenic amines throughout the body. Two… Expand
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