TSPO

Aliases:
This biomarker is also known as:
  • PBR
  • IBP
  • pk18
  • DBI
  • TSPO
  • Mitochondrial benzodiazepine receptor
  • translocator protein
  • PBRS
  • BZRP
  • translocator protein (18kDa)
  • PTBR
  • PBS
  • peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor
  • mDRC
  • MBR
  • benzodiazapine receptor (peripheral)
  • benzodiazepine peripheral binding site
  • Peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor
  • PKBS
  • mitochondrial benzodiazepine receptor
  • BPBS

Description…

TSPO is a conserved protein found at the outer mitochondrial membrane. TSPO interacts with some benzodiazepines and isoquinoline carboxamides and has different affinities than its endogenous counterpart. TSPO is also involved in the transport of porphyrins and heme.

Datasets

There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Attributes
QA State: Curated
Type: Protein
HGNC Name: TSPO

The following organs have data associated with this biomarker…

Attributes

Phase: 2
QA State: Under Review
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Organ-specific information for this biomarker is currently being annotated or is "under review". Logging in may give you privileges to view additional information. Contact the Informatics Center if you believe you should have access to this biomarker.

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