TAAR1

(redirected from trace amine associated receptor 1)

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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Miller, Avenues for the development of therapeutics that target trace amine associated receptor 1 (TAAR1), J.