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Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating GABRR2 and photosensitive epilepsy

GABRR2 [ENSP00000386029]

Gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) A receptor, rho 2; GABA, the major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the vertebrate brain, mediates neuronal inhibition by binding to the GABA/benzodiazepine receptor and opening an integral chloride channel. Rho-2 GABA receptor could play a role in retinal neurotransmission; Belongs to the ligand-gated ion channel (TC 1.A.9) family. Gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor (TC 1.A.9.5) subfamily. GABRR2 sub-subfamily.

Synonyms:  GABRR2,  GABRR2p,  hGABRR2,  B4DER2,  P28476 ...

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