Gene: Grm6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Grm6
Name: glutamate metabotropic receptor 6
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits adenylate cyclase inhibiting G protein-coupled glutamate receptor activity; glutamate receptor activity (ortholog); protein homodimerization activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN adenylate cyclase-inhibiting G protein-coupled glutamate receptor signaling pathway; chemical synaptic transmission; detection of light stimulus involved in visual perception (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN glutamate signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH congenital stationary night blindness (ortholog); congenital stationary night blindness 1B (ortholog); congenital stationary night blindness 1C (ortholog); FOUND IN endoplasmic reticulum membrane (ortholog); Golgi membrane (ortholog); integral component of plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,2',4,4'-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: glutamate receptor, metabotropic 6; metabotropic glutamate receptor 6; mGluR6
Homo sapiens (human) : GRM6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Grm6 (glutamate receptor, metabotropic 6)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Grm6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GRM6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GRM6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Grm6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GRM6 (glutamate metabotropic receptor 6)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01036,345,503 - 36,363,416 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01036,116,940 - 36,133,439 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41036,421,806 - 36,436,909 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11036,422,854 - 36,437,992 (+)NCBI
Celera1034,527,201 - 34,541,916 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map10q22NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2747
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE