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Dopamine D2 receptor gene polymorphisms in newborn infants of drug-using women

Oei, Ju Lee; Xu, H. X; Abdel-Latif, Mohamed E; Vunnam, K; Al-Amry, A; Clews, S; Falconer, J; Feller, J. M; Lui, K

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OBJECTIVES To determine the characteristics of dopamine D2 receptor gene (DRD2) polymorphisms in drug-exposed and unexposed neonates and the relationship to neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). DESIGN Retrospective case-control analysis between drug-exposed and unexposed infants between DRD2 polymorphisms, drug exposure and NAS treatment. PATIENTS Drug-exposed (n=48) and drug-free (n=49) infants born between March 1999 and December 2006. METHODS Analysis of DNA for the Taq1A, -141Ins/Del and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/100905
Source: Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition
DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2011-300235

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