TAC1

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TAC1

A gene on chromosome 7q21-q22 that encodes four different tachykinins—substance P, neurokinin A, neuropeptide K and neuropeptide gamma—which are thought to function as neurotransmitters, interacting with nerve receptors and smooth muscle cells, inducing behavioural responses and acting as vasodilators and secretagogues.
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