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Changes in the CHRNA3 gene were identified in a 68-year-old male with a decrease in blood pressure when moving from sitting to standing (orthostatic hypotension due to autonomic dysfunction), daytime drowsiness (narcolepsy), and cataracts (read full description).
Jul 09, 2021
cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 3 subunit
The CHRNA3 gene encodes a subunit of a receptor important in the nervous system and is thought to be important in cardiovascular homeostasis (Rana BK, et al., 2009).
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