Startle reactivity and prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle response are modulated by catechol-O-methyl-transferase Val(158) Met polymorphism in adults with 22q11 deletion syndrome

Mariken B. de Koning, Erik Boot, Oswald J. N. Bloemen, Esther D. A. van Duin, Kathryn M. Abel, Lieuwe de Haan, Don H. Linszen, Therese A. M. J. van Amelsvoort

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1548-1560
JournalJournal of Psychopharmacology
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2012


  • Dopamine
  • COMT
  • 22q11 deletion syndrome
  • velo-cardio-facial syndrome
  • prepulse inhibition
  • startle reactivity

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