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Gene: GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1) Canis lupus familiaris
Symbol: GLRA1
Name: glycine receptor alpha 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits taurine binding (inferred); transmembrane signaling receptor activity (inferred); transmitter-gated ion channel activity involved in regulation of postsynaptic membrane potential (inferred); INVOLVED IN acrosome reaction (inferred); action potential (inferred); adult walking behavior (inferred); PARTICIPATES IN Inhibitory synaptic transmission pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH dystonia (ortholog); Hereditary Neoplastic Syndromes (ortholog); hyperekplexia (ortholog); FOUND IN external side of plasma membrane (inferred); glycinergic synapse (inferred); inhibitory synapse (inferred); INTERACTS WITH digoxin; Doramectin; ivermectin
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: glycine receptor subunit alpha-1; glycine receptor, alpha 1 (startle disease/hyperekplexia); glycine receptor, alpha 1 (startle disease/hyperekplexia, stiff man syndrome)
Homo sapiens (human) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Glra1 (glycine receptor, alpha 1 subunit)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Glra1 (glycine receptor, alpha 1)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (green monkey) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
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Latest Assembly: CanFam3.1 - Dog CanFam3.1 Assembly
Dog AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
CanFam3.1 Ensembl457,443,999 - 57,528,376 (+)Ensembl
CanFam3.1457,443,094 - 57,541,494 (+)NCBICanFam3.1CanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 12304129
Created: 2017-01-24
Species: Canis lupus familiaris
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


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