OR10Z1

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OR10Z1
Identifiers
Aliases OR10Z1, OR1-15, olfactory receptor family 10 subfamily Z member 1
External IDs MGI: 3030253 HomoloGene: 72017 GeneCards: 128368
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
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UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001004478

NM_146715

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001004478.1

n/a

Location (UCSC) Chr 1: 158.61 – 158.61 Mb Chr 1: 174.25 – 174.25 Mb
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Olfactory receptor 10Z1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR10Z1 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.