Gene: P2rx6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: P2rx6
Name: purinergic receptor P2X 6
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits extracellularly ATP-gated cation channel activity; identical protein binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN protein heterooligomerization; protein homooligomerization (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN calcium/calcium-mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Schizophrenia (ortholog); FOUND IN dendritic spine; membrane; neuronal cell body; INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: ATP receptor; P2rxl1; P2X purinoceptor 6; P2x6; P2X6 receptor; P2XM; purinergic receptor P2X, ligand-gated ion channel, 6; purinergic receptor P2X-like 1; purinergic receptor P2X-like 1 orphan receptor; purinergic receptor P2X-like 1, orphan receptor; purinergic receptor P2X6; Rnap2x6; RNRNAP2X6
Homo sapiens (human) : P2RX6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : P2rx6 (purinergic receptor P2X, ligand-gated ion channel, 6)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : P2rx6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : P2RX6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : P2RX6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : P2rx6 (purinergic receptor P2X 6)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01187,434,929 - 87,445,221 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01190,485,985 - 90,496,515 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41185,431,257 - 85,441,293 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11185,471,855 - 85,481,771 (-)NCBI
Celera1182,208,493 - 82,218,517 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map11q23NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3243
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE