OR8J2 Gene

HGNC Family G protein-coupled receptors
Name olfactory receptor, family 8, subfamily J, member 2 (gene/pseudogene)
Description 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. Olfactory receptors share a 7-transmembrane domain structure with many neurotransmitter and hormone receptors and are responsible for the recognition and G protein-mediated transduction of odorant signals. The olfactory receptor gene family is the largest in the genome. The nomenclature assigned to the olfactory receptor genes and proteins for this organism is independent of other organisms. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Synonyms OR8J2P
Proteins OR8J2_HUMAN
NCBI Gene ID 81169
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Functional Associations

OR8J2 has 4 functional associations with biological entities spanning 1 categories (functional term, phrase or reference) extracted from 1 datasets.

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Dataset Summary
Reactome Pathways pathways involving OR8J2 protein from the Reactome Pathways dataset.