Gene: Grik5 (glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 5) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Grik5
Name: glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 5
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits glutamate receptor activity; identical protein binding; kainate selective glutamate receptor activity; INVOLVED IN cellular response to glucose stimulus; chemical synaptic transmission; establishment of localization in cell; PARTICIPATES IN glutamate signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe; Reperfusion Injury; Seizures; FOUND IN axon; dendrite; ionotropic glutamate receptor complex; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: GluK5; glutamate receptor ionotropic, kainate 5; glutamate receptor KA-2; glutamate receptor KA2; glutamate receptor, ionotropic kainate 5; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, kainate 5; iGlu5; KA2
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0181,885,516 - 81,946,731 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0183,137,805 - 83,207,039 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4180,313,801 - 80,384,390 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1180,391,911 - 80,462,398 (-)NCBI
Celera175,051,832 - 75,112,171 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q21NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2735
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE