Olfactory Receptor Family

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Olfactory Receptor - Families
... A nomenclature system has been devised for the olfactory receptor family and is the basis for the official Human Genome Project (HUGO) symbols for the genes that encode these ... The names of individual olfactory receptor family members are in the format "ORnXm" where OR is the root name (Olfactory Receptor superfamily) n = an integer representing a family (e.g ... a subfamily (>60% sequence identity), and m = an integer representing an individual family member (isoform) ...
... Olfactory receptor 14A16 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OR14A16 gene ... Olfactory receptors interact with odorant molecules in the nose, to initiate a neuronal response that triggers the perception of a smell ... The olfactory receptor proteins are members of a large family of G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCR) arising from single coding-exon genes ...
... Opioid growth factor receptor, also known as OGFr or the ζ-opioid receptor, is a protein which in humans is encoded by the OGFR gene ... The protein encoded by this gene is a receptor for opioid growth factor (OGF), also known as -enkephalin ... a known opioid peptide, and OGFr was originally discovered and named as a new opioid receptor zeta (ζ) ...

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