TAAR1

TAAR1

A gene on chromosome 6q23.2 that encodes a G protein-coupled receptor activated by trace amines. Trace amines are endogenous compounds that account for less than 1% of the biogenic amines in most brain regions, and are thought to have a role in neurotransmission.
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Symbol Entrez gene name PDE3A Phosphodiesterase 3A, cGMP-inhibited PIK3C2G Phosphatidylinositol-4-phosphate 3-kinase, catalytic subunit type 2 gamma PDE11A Phosphodiesterase 11A MC4R Melanocortin 4 receptor PDE4D Phosphodiesterase 4D, cAMP-specific TAAR1 Trace amine associated receptor 1 CNR1 Cannabinoid receptor 1 (brain) RGS18 Regulator of G-protein signaling 18 ADRA2B Adrenoceptor alpha 2B CALCR Calcitonin receptor AVPR1A Arginine vasopressin receptor 1A ADCY2 Adenylate cyclase 2 (brain) Symbol Fold change Location Type(s) PDE3A 9.