Literature associating HTR3A and mental depression
5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) receptor 3A, ionotropic; This is one of the several different receptors for 5- hydroxytryptamine (serotonin), a biogenic hormone that functions as a neurotransmitter, a hormone, and a mitogen. This receptor is a ligand-gated ion channel, which when activated causes fast, depolarizing responses in neurons. It is a cation-specific, but otherwise relatively nonselective, ion channel; 5-hydroxytryptamine receptors, ionotropic
Synonyms: HTR3A, HTR3Ap, hHTR3A, A0A024R3I9, B3VRG0 ...