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Gene: MC4R (melanocortin 4 receptor) Pan paniscus
Symbol: MC4R
Name: melanocortin 4 receptor
RGD ID: 11684114
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits hormone binding (ortholog); melanocortin receptor activity (ortholog); melanocyte-stimulating hormone receptor activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN adenylate cyclase-activating G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway (ortholog); diet induced thermogenesis (ortholog); energy reserve metabolic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN altered energy homeostasis pathway; altered melanocortin system pathway; G protein mediated signaling pathway via Galphas family; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute-Phase Reaction (ortholog); Binge-Eating Disorder (ortholog); Body Weight (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleus (ortholog); plasma membrane (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: melanocortin receptor 4
Homo sapiens (human) : MC4R (melanocortin 4 receptor)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mc4r (melanocortin 4 receptor)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Mc4r (melanocortin 4 receptor)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Mc4r (melanocortin 4 receptor)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MC4R (melanocortin 4 receptor)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mc4r (melanocortin 4 receptor)
Sus scrofa (pig) : MC4R (melanocortin 4 receptor)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : MC4R (melanocortin 4 receptor)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Mc4r (melanocortin 4 receptor)
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Latest Assembly: Mhudiblu_PPA_v0 - Bonobo Mhudiblu_PPA_v0 Assembly
Bonobo AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
PanPan1.11857,069,089 - 57,070,670 (-)NCBIpanpan1.1PanPan1.1panPan2
PanPan1.1 Ensembl1857,069,259 - 57,070,257 (-)Ensemblpanpan1.1panPan2
Mhudiblu_PPA_v01853,744,172 - 53,747,282 (-)NCBIMhudiblu_PPA_v0panPan3
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

Disease Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
Molecular Pathway Annotations
References - uncurated


Comparative Map Data



Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Additional Information

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 11684114
Created: 2017-01-20
Species: Pan paniscus
Last Modified: 2020-10-06
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.