Homozygous TRPV1 315C Influences the Susceptibility to Functional Dyspepsia

Tomomitsu Tahara, Tomoyuki Shibata, Masakatsu Nakamura, Hiromi Yamashita, Daisuke Yoshioka, Ichiro Hirata, Tomiyasu Arisawa

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Abstract

Capsaicin/vanilloid (transient receptor potential vanilloid 1, (TRPV1) receptor has been shown to be expressed in gastrointestinal tract and play a role as a member of sensory ion channel superfamily. The G315C polymorphism affects the TRPV1 gene and alters its protein level. We aimed to investigate the effect of TRPV1 G315C polymorphism on functional dyspepsia (FD) in a Japanese population.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e1-e7
JournalJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology
Volume44
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-2010

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  • Gastroenterology

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Tahara, T., Shibata, T., Nakamura, M., Yamashita, H., Yoshioka, D., Hirata, I., & Arisawa, T. (2010). Homozygous TRPV1 315C Influences the Susceptibility to Functional Dyspepsia. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, 44(1), e1-e7. https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0b013e3181b5745e