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Gene: GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1) Sus scrofa
Symbol: GLRA1
Name: glycine receptor alpha 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits taurine binding (inferred); transmembrane signaling receptor activity (inferred); transmitter-gated ion channel activity involved in regulation of postsynaptic membrane potential (inferred); INVOLVED IN acrosome reaction (inferred); action potential (inferred); adult walking behavior (inferred); PARTICIPATES IN Inhibitory synaptic transmission pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH dystonia (ortholog); Hereditary Neoplastic Syndromes (ortholog); hyperekplexia (ortholog); FOUND IN external side of plasma membrane (inferred); glycinergic synapse (inferred); inhibitory synapse (inferred)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: glycine receptor subunit alpha-1
Homo sapiens (human) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Glra1 (glycine receptor, alpha 1 subunit)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Glra1 (glycine receptor, alpha 1)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : GLRA1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Glra1 (glycine receptor alpha 1)
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Latest Assembly: Sscrofa11.1 - Pig Sscrofa11.1 Assembly
Pig AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Sscrofa11.1 Ensembl1671,141,893 - 71,230,367 (+)EnsemblSscrofa11.1susScr11Sscrofa11.1
Sscrofa11.11671,140,751 - 71,236,867 (+)NCBISscrofa11.1Sscrofa11.1susScr11Sscrofa11.1
Sscrofa10.21677,317,685 - 77,407,159 (+)NCBISscrofa10.2Sscrofa10.2susScr3
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 14244029
Created: 2019-01-29
Species: Sus scrofa
Last Modified: 2020-03-04
Status: ACTIVE


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