OR4X1

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OR4X1
Identifiers
AliasesOR4X1, OR11-104, olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily X member 1 (gene/pseudogene)
External IDsHomoloGene: 73447 GeneCards: OR4X1
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 11 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 11 (human)[1]
Chromosome 11 (human)
Genomic location for OR4X1
Genomic location for OR4X1
Band11p11.2Start48,263,861 bp[1]
End48,264,778 bp[1]
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE OR4X1 gnf1h02095 at fs.png
More reference expression data
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001004726

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RefSeq (protein)

NP_001004726

n/a

Location (UCSC)Chr 11: 48.26 – 48.26 Mbn/a
PubMed search[2]n/a
Wikidata
View/Edit Human

Olfactory receptor 4X1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR4X1 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 exons. 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.[citation needed] 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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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ENSG00000176567 - Ensembl, May 2017
  2. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:".
  3. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: OR4X1 olfactory receptor, family 4, subfamily X, member 1".

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