Gene: Ghrhr (growth hormone releasing hormone receptor) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Ghrhr
Name: growth hormone releasing hormone receptor
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor activity; peptide hormone binding; growth factor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN activation of adenylate cyclase activity; adenylate cyclase-activating G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway; adenylate cyclase-modulating G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal sleep pattern; ASSOCIATED WITH Dwarfism, Pituitary; Sleep Disorders; Isolated Growth Hormone Deficiency, Type IB (ortholog); FOUND IN cell surface; plasma membrane; cell (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; alendronic acid
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: GHRH receptor; GHRHREC; GRF receptor; GRFR; growth hormone - releasing receptor; growth hormone-releasing factor receptor; growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0485,587,321 - 85,601,666+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map4q24 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.04150,221,064 - 150,253,706+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4484,135,530 - 84,148,503+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly479,386,911 - 79,400,313+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1484,421,996 - 84,434,974+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2688
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-05
Status: ACTIVE