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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (92) GO Terms (4) Nucleotides (144) Proteins (23) Interactants (193) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
cholinergic receptor, nicotinic alpha 4

bfnc , ebn , ebn1 , nachr , nAChR , nachra4 [+] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
Ultrahigh sulfur keratin-associated protein

Protein Function :
After binding acetylcholine, the AChR responds by an extensive change in conformation that affects all subunits and leads to opening of an ion-conducting channel across the plasma membrane.

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Disease Ontology:
autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy [+]


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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING In situ: RNA-Seq:

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