Gene: Grik3 (glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 3) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Grik3
Name: glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 3
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits glutamate receptor activity; ionotropic glutamate receptor activity; adenylate cyclase inhibiting G-protein coupled glutamate receptor activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN negative regulation of synaptic transmission, glutamatergic; regulation of membrane potential; G-protein coupled glutamate receptor signaling pathway (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN glutamate signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH lung small cell carcinoma (ortholog); FOUND IN axon; dendrite; dendrite cytoplasm; INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 3-chloropropane-1,2-diol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: GluK3; gluR-7; GluR7; glutamate receptor 7; glutamate receptor ionotropic, kainate 3; glutamate receptor subunit kainate subtype; glutamate receptor, ionotropic kainate 3; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, kainate 3; kainate receptor
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.05143,500,441 - 143,715,546 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.05147,265,647 - 147,485,816 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.45144,842,374 - 145,058,047 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.15144,852,366 - 145,068,040 (+)NCBI
Celera5136,284,413 - 136,500,298 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map5q36NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 71027
Created: 2002-07-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-02-06
Status: ACTIVE