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Gene: GLRA2 (glycine receptor alpha 2) Canis lupus familiaris
Symbol: GLRA2
Name: glycine receptor alpha 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits extracellularly glycine-gated chloride channel activity (inferred); glycine binding (inferred); glycine-gated chloride ion channel activity (inferred); INVOLVED IN cellular response to amino acid stimulus (inferred); cellular response to ethanol (inferred); cellular response to zinc ion (inferred); ASSOCIATED WITH autistic disorder (ortholog); Neurodevelopmental Disorders (ortholog); FOUND IN glycinergic synapse (inferred); integral component of plasma membrane (inferred); postsynaptic membrane (inferred)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: glycine receptor subunit alpha-2
Homo sapiens (human) : GLRA2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Glra2 (glycine receptor, alpha 2 subunit)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Glra2 (glycine receptor, alpha 2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Glra2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GLRA2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Glra2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GLRA2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : GLRA2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Glra2 (glycine receptor alpha 2)
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Latest Assembly: CanFam3.1 - Dog CanFam3.1 Assembly
Dog AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
CanFam3.1 EnsemblX10,860,476 - 11,033,287 (+)EnsemblCanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
CanFam3.1X10,859,699 - 11,033,386 (+)NCBICanFam3.1CanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
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RNA-SEQ Expression


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Additional Information

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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 12364287
Created: 2017-01-24
Species: Canis lupus familiaris
Last Modified: 2020-02-26
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.