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Aliases for GPR162 Gene

Aliases for GPR162 Gene

  • G Protein-Coupled Receptor 162 2 3 5
  • Gene-Rich Cluster Gene A Protein 3 4
  • GRCA 3 4
  • Gene Rich Cluster, A 3
  • A-2 3

External Ids for GPR162 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPR162 Gene

  • GC12P006941
  • GC12P006987
  • GC12P006997
  • GC12P007004
  • GC12P007013
  • GC12P007030
  • GC12P007051
  • GC12P007108
  • GC12P007135

Summaries for GPR162 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for GPR162 Gene

  • This gene was identified upon genomic analysis of a gene-dense region at human chromosome 12p13. It appears to be mainly expressed in the brain; however, its function is not known. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been identified. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for GPR162 Gene

GPR162 (G Protein-Coupled Receptor 162) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are GPCRs, Other. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is GPR153.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPR162 Gene

  • Orphan receptor.

Gene Wiki entry for GPR162 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for GPR162 Gene

Genomics for GPR162 Gene

Regulatory Elements for GPR162 Gene

Enhancers for GPR162 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around GPR162 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for GPR162 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around GPR162 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for GPR162 Gene

6,821,545 bp from pter
6,829,972 bp from pter
8,428 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for GPR162 Gene

Genes around GPR162 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
GPR162 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for GPR162 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for GPR162 Gene

Proteins for GPR162 Gene

  • Protein details for GPR162 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Probable G-protein coupled receptor 162
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q16664
    • Q59EH5
    • Q66K56

    Protein attributes for GPR162 Gene

    588 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    63930 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for GPR162 Gene


neXtProt entry for GPR162 Gene

Proteomics data for GPR162 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for GPR162 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 86
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for GPR162 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for GPR162 Gene

Domains & Families for GPR162 Gene

Gene Families for GPR162 Gene

Protein Domains for GPR162 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for GPR162 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.
  • Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with GPR162: view

Function for GPR162 Gene

Molecular function for GPR162 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Orphan receptor.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with GPR162: view

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for GPR162

miRNA for GPR162 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target GPR162

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for GPR162 Gene

Localization for GPR162 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPR162 Gene

Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for GPR162 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for GPR162 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for GPR162 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for GPR162 Gene

SuperPathways for GPR162 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 GPCRs, Other
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Pathways by source for GPR162 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for GPR162 Gene

Interacting Proteins for GPR162 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for GPR162 Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for GPR162 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for GPR162 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for GPR162 Gene

Unigene Clusters for GPR162 Gene

G protein-coupled receptor 162:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for GPR162 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for GPR162 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for GPR162 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for GPR162 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for GPR162 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellum (x6.5), Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x5.5), Brain - Cortex (x5.5), and Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for GPR162 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Cervix (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for GPR162 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for GPR162 Gene Hs.631654

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for GPR162 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for GPR162 Gene

Orthologs for GPR162 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for GPR162 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia GPR162 35
  • 91.04 (n)
  • 95.75 (a)
GPR162 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia GPR162 35
  • 91.1 (n)
  • 95.24 (a)
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Gpr162 35
  • 89.51 (n)
  • 95.92 (a)
Gpr162 16
Gpr162 36
  • 96 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia GPR162 35
  • 99.49 (n)
  • 100 (a)
GPR162 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Gpr162 35
  • 89.63 (n)
  • 95.24 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 63 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves GPR162 35
  • 72.24 (n)
  • 75.94 (a)
GPR162 36
  • 70 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia GPR162 36
  • 69 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia gpr162 35
  • 61.04 (n)
  • 61.36 (a)
Species with no ortholog for GPR162:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for GPR162 Gene

Gene Tree for GPR162 (if available)
Gene Tree for GPR162 (if available)

Paralogs for GPR162 Gene

Paralogs for GPR162 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for GPR162 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for GPR162 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for GPR162 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_049407 -
rs2040353 -- 6,823,801(+) GCGAG(C/G)ATTGT intron-variant, utr-variant-5-prime
rs2071080 -- 6,825,824(+) AGGCA(C/T)CCTGC intron-variant
rs10849526 -- 6,823,081(+) TTCAC(C/T)GTGAA intron-variant
rs874627 -- 6,825,134(-) CAGCC(A/C)GAGGG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for GPR162 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv832323 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv832324 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv898638 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv1353n71 CNV Loss 21882294

Variation tolerance for GPR162 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 17.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 5.58; 72.33% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for GPR162 Gene

Disorders for GPR162 Gene

Relevant External Links for GPR162

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for GPR162 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for GPR162 Gene

Publications for GPR162 Gene

  1. Association between genetic variants in VEGF, ERCC3 and occupational benzene haematotoxicity. (PMID: 19773279) Hosgood H.D. … Lan Q. (Occup Environ Med 2009) 3 48 67
  2. Nine new human Rhodopsin family G-protein coupled receptors: identification, sequence characterisation and evolutionary relationship. (PMID: 15777626) Gloriam D.E. … Fredriksson R. (Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2005) 2 3
  3. Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in Lebanon. (PMID: 20202283) Tokajian S.T. … Araj G.F. (Epidemiol. Infect. 2010) 23
  4. Cross-border comparison of the admission prevalence and clonal structure of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. (PMID: 19201056) KAPck R. … Friedrich A.W. (J. Hosp. Infect. 2009) 23
  5. A clonal outbreak of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus with concomitant resistance to erythromycin, clindamycin and tobramycin in a Swedish county. (PMID: 19294581) Lindqvist M. … Hallgren A. (Scand. J. Infect. Dis. 2009) 23

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