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Gene: OR5AU1 (olfactory receptor family 5 subfamily AU member 1) Homo sapiens
Symbol: OR5AU1
Name: olfactory receptor family 5 subfamily AU member 1
Description: Predicted to have odorant binding activity and olfactory receptor activity. Predicted to be involved in G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway and sensory perception of smell. Predicted to localize to the plasma membrane.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: olfactory receptor 5AU1; olfactory receptor OR14-38; olfactory receptor, family 5, subfamily AU, member 1; OR14-38
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Olfr221 (olfactory receptor 221)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Olr1638 (olfactory receptor 1638)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : LOC102009550 (olfactory receptor 5AU1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : LOC100988821 (olfactory receptor 5AU1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : LOC101961792 (olfactory receptor 5AU1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : LOC110261607 (olfactory receptor 5AU1)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38 Ensembl1421,148,370 - 21,159,060 (-)Ensembl
GRCh381421,154,865 - 21,156,063 (-)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh371421,623,096 - 21,624,184 (-)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 361420,692,936 - 20,694,024 (-)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 341420,692,935 - 20,694,024NCBI
Celera141,483,635 - 1,484,723 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map14q11.2NCBI
HuRef141,743,271 - 1,744,359 (-)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_11421,625,016 - 21,626,104 (-)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on OR5AU1
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 1343321
Created: 2005-03-08
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2019-12-25
Status: ACTIVE


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