OR2T6

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OR2T6
Identifiers
AliasesOR2T6, OR2T6P, OR2T9, OST703, olfactory receptor family 2 subfamily T member 6
External IDsMGI: 3030554 HomoloGene: 74036 GeneCards: OR2T6
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 1 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 1 (human)[1]
Chromosome 1 (human)
Genomic location for OR2T6
Genomic location for OR2T6
Band1q44Start248,375,746 bp[1]
End248,391,811 bp[1]
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE OR2T6 gnf1h10656 at fs.png
More reference expression data
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001005471

NM_146392

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001005471

NP_666504

Location (UCSC)Chr 1: 248.38 – 248.39 MbChr 14: 14.17 – 14.19 Mb
PubMed search[3][4]
Wikidata
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Olfactory receptor 2T6 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR2T6 gene.[5]

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.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c ENSG00000278689, ENSG00000278659 GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ENSG00000198104, ENSG00000278689, ENSG00000278659 - Ensembl, May 2017
  2. ^ a b c GRCm38: Ensembl release 89: ENSMUSG00000052417 - Ensembl, May 2017
  3. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:".
  4. ^ "Mouse PubMed Reference:".
  5. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: OR2T6 olfactory receptor, family 2, subfamily T, member 6".

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