SLC6A4 – A Gene

Summary

Chromosome: 17

Cytogenetic location: 17q11.2

Genomic coordinates (GRCh38): 17:30,194,318-30,235,967

SLC6A4 is a human gene. It codes for a serotonin transporter protein.

The SLC6A4 gene is strongly linked to mood disorders. These include Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Anxiety. It is also linked to response to medications related to mood disorders.

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