TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.42, no.2, pp.289-297, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Aim: To determine if the functional Val108/158Met polymorphism causes a tendency toward alcohol addiction in Turkish cases. This polymorphism of the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) gene has been associated with many psychiatric disorders, as well as with alcoholism.