Dopamine (D1) Receptors and Single Nucleotide Polimorphisms (SNPs) in Patients with Cognitive Impairment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

ShamsElDine, Sahar 


Major Depressive Disorder with cognitive impairment is reported, as described by DSM-V, to be a genetically determined biochemical disorder. Dopamine receptors, in both limbic system and striatum, are highly affected in this type of depression. Genetic disorder needs to be investigated in such mood disorder to allow improvement in either prevention/ management of both depressed mood with cognitive impairment in such cases.

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Keywords SNPs, Cognitive Impairment, Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
Issue Date 1-Aug-2017
Publisher Peertechz Publication Pvt. Ltd
Journal Open Journal of Proteomics and Genomics 
Description Commentary.

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