Gene: Chrna1 (cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 1 subunit) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Chrna1
Name: cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 1 subunit
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits acetylcholine-activated cation-selective channel activity; acetylcholine binding (ortholog); acetylcholine receptor activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cation transport; skeletal muscle contraction; muscle cell cellular homeostasis (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN acetylcholine signaling pathway via nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; ASSOCIATED WITH Hydrops Fetalis (ortholog); Multiple Pterygium Syndrome, Lethal Type (ortholog); Myasthenia Gravis, Autoimmune, Experimental (ortholog); FOUND IN acetylcholine-gated channel complex; cell surface (ortholog); membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH acetylcholine; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha; cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha polypeptide 1; cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha polypeptide 1 (muscle); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 1; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 1 (muscle); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 1; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 1 (muscle)
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0360,445,657 - 60,460,724 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0366,925,891 - 66,940,958 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4356,087,754 - 56,102,821 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1355,984,129 - 55,999,193 (-)NCBI
Celera357,981,902 - 57,996,970 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map3q23NCBImapview

Disease Annotations
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References - curated
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 69277
Created: 2001-11-14
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-06
Status: ACTIVE