OR5P3

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
OR5P3
Identifiers
Aliases OR5P3, JCG1, olfactory receptor family 5 subfamily P member 3
External IDs MGI: 3030314 HomoloGene: 72039 GeneCards: OR5P3
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE OR5P3 gnf1h08028 at fs.png
More reference expression data
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_153445

NM_020291

RefSeq (protein)

NP_703146

NP_064687.1
NP_064687

Location (UCSC) Chr 11: 7.83 – 7.83 Mb Chr 7: 108.06 – 108.07 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
Wikidata
View/Edit Human View/Edit Mouse

Olfactory receptor 5P3 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR5P3 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]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

External links[edit]

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