DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating TACR1 and retinitis pigmentosa 68

TACR1 [ENSP00000303522]

Tachykinin receptor 1; This is a receptor for the tachykinin neuropeptide substance P. It is probably associated with G proteins that activate a phosphatidylinositol-calcium second messenger system. The rank order of affinity of this receptor to tachykinins is: substance P > substance K > neuromedin-K.

Synonyms:  TACR1,  TACR1p,  hTACR1,  P25103,  Q53TQ2 ...

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