Gene: Grik1 (glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Grik1
Name: glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits drug binding; extracellularly glutamate-gated ion channel activity; glutamate binding; INVOLVED IN ionotropic glutamate receptor signaling pathway; negative regulation of synaptic transmission, GABAergic; negative regulation of synaptic transmission, glutamatergic; PARTICIPATES IN long term potentiation; glutamate signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH status epilepticus; childhood absence epilepsy (ortholog); visual epilepsy (ortholog); FOUND IN dendrite; glutamatergic synapse; integral component of presynaptic membrane; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; 17beta-estradiol; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: GluK1; GluR-5; GluR5; glutamate receptor 5; glutamate receptor ionotropic kainate 1; glutamate receptor ionotropic, kainate 1; glutamate receptor, ionotropic kainate 1; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, kainate 1
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01127,811,954 - 28,213,940 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01131,426,627 - 31,828,737 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41127,703,874 - 28,106,450 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11127,703,874 - 28,106,450 (-)NCBI
Celera1126,906,345 - 27,304,585 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map11q11NCBI
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)
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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2732
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE