OR5M11

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OR5M11
Identifiers
Aliases OR5M11, OR11-199, olfactory receptor family 5 subfamily M member 11
External IDs MGI: 3030863 HomoloGene: 73972 GeneCards: OR5M11
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
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RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001005245

NM_001011852

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001005245.1

n/a

Location (UCSC) Chr 11: 56.54 – 56.54 Mb Chr 2: 85.98 – 85.98 Mb
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Olfactory receptor 5M11 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR5M11 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.