CHRNA4

AcronymDefinition
CHRNA4Cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 4 (human gene code)
CHRNA4Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Alpha 4 Subunit
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(3) ADNFLE, the genetic variation of NFLE, is underpinned by mutation of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor a4 (CHRNA4) andb2 (CHRNB2) subunit on the 20q13 and 15q24 chromosome.
Association of polymorphisms in nicotinic acetylcholine receptor alpha 4 subunit gene (CHRNA4), mu-opioid receptor gene (OPRM1), and ethanol-metabolizing enzyme genes with alcoholism in Korean patients.
The actual mutation is on the CHRNA4 gene that changes the genetic make-up for the Alpha 4 subunit on the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor.
A polymorphism in the [alpha]4 nicotinic receptor gene (Chrna4) modulates enhancement of nicotinic receptor function by ethanol.