A MAOA gene*cocaine severity interaction on impulsivity and neuropsychological measures of orbitofrontal dysfunction: preliminary results

Antonio Javier Verdejo-Garcia, Natalia Albein-Urios, Esther Molina, Ana Ching-Lopez, Jose Miguel Martinez-Gonzalez, Blanca Gutierrez

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Based on previous evidence of a MAOA gene*cocaine use interaction on orbitofrontal cortex volume attrition, we tested whether the MAOA low activity variant and cocaine use severity are interactively associated with impulsivity and behavioral indices of orbitofrontal dysfunction: emotion recognition and decision-making.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)287 - 290
Number of pages4
JournalDrug and Alcohol Dependence
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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