Medical Definition of TTR

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

TTR: The gene that encodes transthyretin, a plasma protein consisting of 127 amino acids that binds retinol and thyroxine. Many distinct forms of amyloidosis have been related to different point mutations in TTR.

CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE

SLIDESHOW

Heart Disease: Causes of a Heart Attack See Slideshow

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors