Aliases for CHRNB4 Gene
External Ids for CHRNB4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CHRNB4 Gene
GeneCards Summary for CHRNB4 Gene
CHRNB4 (Cholinergic Receptor Nicotinic Beta 4 Subunit) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CHRNB4 include Substance Dependence and Nicotine Dependence, Protection Against. Among its related pathways are Peptide ligand-binding receptors and Circadian entrainment. GO annotations related to this gene include extracellular ligand-gated ion channel activity and ligand-gated ion channel activity. An important paralog of this gene is CHRNB2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CHRNB4 Gene
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.