GABBR2

GABBR2

A gene on chromosome 9q22.1-q22.3 that encodes a G protein-coupled receptor for gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), the main inhibitory neurotransmitter in the CNS.
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The results indicate that there may be specific GABA receptor gene expression variation in migraine, particularly involving the GABRA3 and GABBR2 genes.
165] Their team also genotyped 384 SNPs within 45 candidate genes related to nicotine dependence in a Han Chinese sample by employing the Golden Gate genotyping assay, and confirmed the previous findings that DRD2, DRD3, DDC, CHRNB3, GABBR2 and CHRNA4 genetic variants were associated with nicotine dependence.