Monday 29 September 2003
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common, heritable neuropsychiatric disorder of unknown etiology.
Rare recurrent CNVs affecting glutamatergic neurotransmission genes
- GRM5 (encoding glutamate receptor, metabotropic 5) deletions
- GRM7 deletions
- GRM8 deletions
- GRM1 duplication
Genome-wide copy number variation study associates metabotropic glutamate receptor gene networks with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Elia J, Glessner JT, Wang K, Takahashi N et al. Nat Genet. 2011 Dec 4;44(1):78-84. PMID: 22138692