Genomes and Genes

Species

OXTR

Summary

Gene Symbol: OXTR
Description: oxytocin receptor
Alias: oxytocin receptor
Species: chimpanzee

Top Publications

  1. Staes N, Koski S, Helsen P, Fransen E, Eens M, Stevens J. Chimpanzee sociability is associated with vasopressin (Avpr1a) but not oxytocin receptor gene (OXTR) variation. Horm Behav. 2015;75:84-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we focus on variation in the vasopressin receptor gene 1a (Avpr1a) and oxytocin receptor gene (OXTR) and their effects on social personality traits in chimpanzees...