Cry1 and Tef gene polymorphisms are associated with major depressive disorder in the Chinese population

Hua P, Liu W, Chen D, Zhao Y, Chen L, Zhang N, Wang C, Guo S, Wang L, Xiao H, Kuo SH.  J Affect Disord. 2014 Mar;157:100-3.

Aiming to assess the role of cry1 and tef in depression and as a replication to confirm other findings, a study of 105 Chinese people with major depressive disorder (as defined by the DSM-IV-TR) and 485 controls has found that SNPs in the cry1 gene (rs2287161) and thetef gene (rs738499) are associated with depression.

rs2287161 in cry1

cry1 rs2287161

NCBI Variation Viewer rs2287161

rs738499 in tef

tef rs738499

NCBI Variation Viewer rs738499

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