OR13C9

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OR13C9
Identifiers
AliasesOR13C9, OR37L, OR9-13, olfactory receptor family 13 subfamily C member 9
External IDsGeneCards: OR13C9
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 9 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 9 (human)[1]
Chromosome 9 (human)
Genomic location for OR13C9
Genomic location for OR13C9
Band9q31.1Start104,617,248 bp[1]
End104,618,204 bp[1]
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE OR13C9 gnf1h02214 at fs.png
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Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001001956

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RefSeq (protein)

NP_001001956

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Location (UCSC)Chr 9: 104.62 – 104.62 Mbn/a
PubMed search[2]n/a
Wikidata
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Olfactory receptor 13C9 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR13C9 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.