Caffeine, selected metabolic gene variants, and risk for neural tube defects
Schmidt Rebecca J,
Romitti Paul A,
Burns Trudy L,
Murray Jeffrey C,
Browne Marilyn L,
Druschel Charlotte M,
Olney Richard S,
National Birth Defects Prevention Study
Birth defects research. Part A, Clinical and molecular teratology (2010).
Investigations of maternal caffeine intake and neural tube defects (NTDs) have not considered genetic influences. Caffeine metabolism gene effects were examined in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study.