OR10P1

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OR10P1
Identifiers
Aliases OR10P1, OR10P1P, OR10P2P, OR10P3P, OR12-7, OST701, olfactory receptor family 10 subfamily P member 1
External IDs MGI: 3030630 HomoloGene: 17439 GeneCards: OR10P1
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_206899

NM_146931

RefSeq (protein)

NP_996782

NP_667142

Location (UCSC) Chr 12: 55.64 – 55.64 Mb Chr 10: 129.61 – 129.61 Mb
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Olfactory receptor 10P1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR10P1 gene.[3]

Olfactory receptors interact with odorant molecules in the nose, to initiate a neuronal response that triggers the perception of a smell. The olfactory receptor proteins are members of a large family of G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCR) arising from single coding-exon genes. Olfactory receptors share a 7-transmembrane domain structure with many neurotransmitter and hormone receptors and are responsible for the recognition and G protein-mediated transduction of odorant signals. The olfactory receptor gene family is the largest in the genome. The nomenclature assigned to the olfactory receptor genes and proteins for this organism is independent of other organisms.[3]

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This article incorporates text from the United States National Library of Medicine, which is in the public domain.