Possible association between DNA repair gene variants and cannabis dependence in a Turkish cohort: a pilot study

Pehlivan S., Yazici A. B., Aydin N., NURSAL A. F., Kurnaz S., Atar A. O., ...More

PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.28, no.4, pp.402-407, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


OBJECTIVE: Substance use disorder (SUD) has important effects on health and well-being. It is well known that genetic factors play a role in SUD. The purpose of this research was to investigate whether functional variants of DNA repair genes might be a risk factor for cannabis and/or synthetic cannabis dependence in a Turkish cohort.