The effect of depression, BDNF gene val66met polymorphism and gender on serum BDNF levels

Ozan E., Okur H., Eker C., Eker O. D. , GÖNÜL A. S. , Akarsu N.

BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN, vol.81, no.1, pp.61-65, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 81 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2009.06.022
  • Title of Journal : BRAIN RESEARCH BULLETIN
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-65


Objective: To determine the effect of BDNF gene val66met polymorphism on serum BDNF levels in drug-free patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and healthy subjects, that differ by gender.