Interleukin 20 receptor, alpha subunit

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IL20RA
Available structures
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Identifiers
Aliases IL20RA, CRF2-8, IL-20R-alpha, IL-20R1, IL-20RA, Interleukin 20 receptor, alpha subunit, interleukin 20 receptor subunit alpha
External IDs MGI: 3605069 HomoloGene: 8685 GeneCards: IL20RA
RNA expression pattern
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Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
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RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001278722
NM_001278723
NM_001278724
NM_014432

NM_172786

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001265651
NP_001265652
NP_001265653
NP_055247

NP_766374.1
NP_766374

Location (UCSC) Chr 6: 137 – 137.05 Mb Chr 10: 19.71 – 19.76 Mb
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Interleukin 20 receptor, alpha subunit is a subunit for the interleukin-20 receptor. IL20RA is its human gene.[3]

The protein encoded by this gene is a receptor for interleukin 20 (IL20), a cytokine that may be involved in epidermal function. The receptor of IL20 is a heterodimeric receptor complex consisting of this protein and interleukin 20 receptor beta (IL20B). This gene and IL20B are highly expressed in skin. The expression of both genes is found to be upregulated in Psoriasis.[3]

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