GPR3


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GPR3

A gene on chromosome 1p36.1-p35 that encodes an orphan G-coupled protein receptor that may modulate various brain activities, such as behavioural responses to stress, amyloid-beta peptide generation in neurons and neurite outgrowth.
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Researchers at Braincure Biotech prefer the latter approach, considering that the loss of the G protein-coupled receptor 3 (abbreviated GPR3) could reduce the amyloid plaque accumulation and increase cognitive functions.
The team led by Amantha Thathiah, in collaboration with researchers from the biotech company Galapagos, have identified a protein called GPR3, which plays a key role in plaque build-up in the brain.
For phones, read GPR3, for television it's ADSL - asymmetric digital subscriber line.