SULT1A3


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SULT1A3

A gene on chromosome 16p11.2 that encodes a sulfotransferase which sulfonates and activates phenolic monoamines (e.g., neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine and serotonin), as well as phenolic and catechol drugs.
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A single amino acid, glu146, governs the substrate specificity of human dopamine sultotransferase SULT1A3.