CHRNA2

CHRNA2

Cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 2 (neuronal)
Identifiers
CHRNA2 Gene
RNA expression pattern

Neuronal acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha-2 also known as nAChRα2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the CHRNA2 gene.[1][2]

Function

Knockout of this gene in mice potentiates nicotine-modulated behaviors.[3]

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