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Aliases for GPRC6A Gene

Aliases for GPRC6A Gene

  • G Protein-Coupled Receptor Class C Group 6 Member A 2 3 5
  • G Protein-Coupled Receptor, Family C, Group 6, Member A 2 3
  • G-Protein Coupled Receptor GPCR33 3 4
  • G Protein-Coupled Receptor, Class C, Group 6, Member A 2
  • G-Protein Coupled Receptor Family C Group 6 Member A 3
  • Seven Transmembrane Helix Receptor 3
  • Predicted With SOSUI Analysis 3
  • BA86F4.3 3
  • HGPCR33 4
  • HGPRC6A 4
  • GPCR 3

External Ids for GPRC6A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPRC6A Gene

  • GC06M116948
  • GC06M117136
  • GC06M117158
  • GC06M117219
  • GC06M114692

Summaries for GPRC6A Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for GPRC6A Gene

  • Members of family C of the G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) superfamily, such as GPRC6A, are characterized by an evolutionarily conserved amino acid-sensing motif linked to an intramembranous 7-transmembrane loop region. Several members of GPCR family C, including GPRC6A, also have a long N-terminal domain (summary by Pi et al., 2005 [PubMed 16199532]).[supplied by OMIM, Nov 2010]

GeneCards Summary for GPRC6A Gene

GPRC6A (G Protein-Coupled Receptor Class C Group 6 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Toll-Like receptor Signaling Pathways. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is TAS1R3.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPRC6A Gene

  • Receptor activated by amino acids with a preference for basic amino acids such as L-Lys, L-Arg and L-ornithine but also by small and polar amino acids. The L-alpha amino acids respond is augmented by divalent cations Ca(2+) and Mg(2+). Activated by extracellular calcium and osteocalin. Seems to act through a G(q)/G(11) and G(i)-coupled pathway. Mediates the non-genomic effects of androgens in multiple tissue. May coordinates nutritional and hormonal anabolic signals through the sensing of extracellular amino acids, osteocalcin, divalents ions and its responsiveness to anabolic steroids.

Gene Wiki entry for GPRC6A Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for GPRC6A Gene

Genomics for GPRC6A Gene

Regulatory Elements for GPRC6A Gene


Genomic Location for GPRC6A Gene

Chromosome:
6
Start:
116,792,085 bp from pter
End:
116,829,057 bp from pter
Size:
36,973 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for GPRC6A Gene

Genes around GPRC6A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
GPRC6A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for GPRC6A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for GPRC6A Gene

Proteins for GPRC6A Gene

  • Protein details for GPRC6A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q5T6X5-GPC6A_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    G-protein coupled receptor family C group 6 member A
    Protein Accession:
    Q5T6X5
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6JK43
    • Q6JK44
    • Q8NGU8
    • Q8NHZ9
    • Q8TDT6

    Protein attributes for GPRC6A Gene

    Size:
    926 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    104753 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer; disulfide-linked.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=BAC05904.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for GPRC6A Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for GPRC6A Gene

Post-translational modifications for GPRC6A Gene

Other Protein References for GPRC6A Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for GPRC6A Gene

Domains & Families for GPRC6A Gene

Gene Families for GPRC6A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for GPRC6A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q5T6X5

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

GPC6A_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 3 family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 3 family.
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Function for GPRC6A Gene

Molecular function for GPRC6A Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Receptor activated by amino acids with a preference for basic amino acids such as L-Lys, L-Arg and L-ornithine but also by small and polar amino acids. The L-alpha amino acids respond is augmented by divalent cations Ca(2+) and Mg(2+). Activated by extracellular calcium and osteocalin. Seems to act through a G(q)/G(11) and G(i)-coupled pathway. Mediates the non-genomic effects of androgens in multiple tissue. May coordinates nutritional and hormonal anabolic signals through the sensing of extracellular amino acids, osteocalcin, divalents ions and its responsiveness to anabolic steroids.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for GPRC6A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004930 G-protein coupled receptor activity IEA --
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Animal Models for GPRC6A Gene

MGI Knock Outs for GPRC6A:

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for GPRC6A

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for GPRC6A Gene

Localization for GPRC6A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPRC6A Gene

Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for GPRC6A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for GPRC6A gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
cytoskeleton 1
extracellular 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for GPRC6A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005622 intracellular IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0009986 cell surface IEA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for GPRC6A Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for GPRC6A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007165 signal transduction IEA --
GO:0007186 G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway IEA --
GO:0019722 calcium-mediated signaling IEA --
GO:0043200 response to amino acid IDA 17478059
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for GPRC6A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for GPRC6A Gene

(26) Drugs for GPRC6A Gene - From: DGIdb, IUPHAR, HMDB, and Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Citrulline Approved Nutra Full agonist, Agonist 0
Glycine Approved, Vet_approved Nutra Full agonist, Agonist, antagonist 226
L-Alanine Approved Nutra Full agonist, Agonist, inhibitor Glycine receptor agonist 0
L-Arginine Approved Nutra Full agonist, Agonist 0
L-Glutamine Approved, Investigational Nutra Full agonist, Agonist 0

(16) Additional Compounds for GPRC6A Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
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Transcripts for GPRC6A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for GPRC6A Gene

(5) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(8) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for GPRC6A Gene

G protein-coupled receptor, family C, group 6, member A:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for GPRC6A Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6
SP1: -
SP2:
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for GPRC6A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
GPRC6A
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
GPRC6A

Expression for GPRC6A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for GPRC6A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for GPRC6A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Minor Salivary Gland (x25.2), Adrenal Gland (x12.4), and Kidney - Cortex (x7.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for GPRC6A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Monocytes (64.3).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for GPRC6A Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for GPRC6A Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of GPRC6A Gene:

GPRC6A

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for GPRC6A Gene:

Hs.266745

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for GPRC6A Gene:

Q5T6X5-GPC6A_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Isoform 1 is expressed at high level in brain, skeletal muscle, testis, bone, calvaria, osteoblasts and leukocytes. Expressed at intermediate level in liver, heart, kidney and spleen. Expressed at low level in lung, pancreas, placenta and ovary. Not detected in thymus, prostate, small intestine, tongue and colon. Isoform 1 and isoform 2 are expressed in kidney at the same level. Isoform 2 is expressed at lower level than isoform 1 in the other tissues.
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for GPRC6A Gene

Orthologs for GPRC6A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for GPRC6A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia GPRC6A 34 35
  • 99.32 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia GPRC6A 34 35
  • 89.13 (n)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia GPRC6A 34
  • 83.93 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Gprc6a 34 16 35
  • 82.79 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Gprc6a 34
  • 81.86 (n)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia GPRC6A 35
  • 72 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 22 (a)
ManyToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves GPRC6A 34 35
  • 67.25 (n)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia GPRC6A 35
  • 61 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100487890 34
  • 62.28 (n)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii gprc6a 34 35
  • 54.95 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta mtt 35
  • 16 (a)
OneToOne
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 24 (a)
OneToOne
Species where no ortholog for GPRC6A was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)

Evolution for GPRC6A Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for GPRC6A (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for GPRC6A (if available)

Paralogs for GPRC6A Gene

Paralogs for GPRC6A Gene

(5) SIMAP similar genes for GPRC6A Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for GPRC6A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for GPRC6A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs111246487 -- 116,792,270(+) ACTAG(A/G)GCTGG reference, missense
rs111409032 -- 116,821,250(+) GGGTA(A/G)GAAGA intron-variant
rs111438457 -- 116,793,393(+) TTAAA(A/C)TAAAA intron-variant
rs11153632 -- 116,803,359(+) ATCAT(A/G)TCACT intron-variant
rs111643026 -- 116,806,674(+) GCAAG(C/T)GCAGA intron-variant, reference, missense

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for GPRC6A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1119207 CNV duplication 24896259
nsv523972 CNV gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for GPRC6A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 97.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 15.80; 97.37% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for GPRC6A Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
GPRC6A
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
GPRC6A

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPRC6A Gene

Disorders for GPRC6A Gene

Relevant External Links for GPRC6A

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
GPRC6A
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
GPRC6A
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
GPRC6A

No disorders were found for GPRC6A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for GPRC6A Gene

Publications for GPRC6A Gene

  1. Deorphanization of GPRC6A: a promiscuous L-alpha-amino acid receptor with preference for basic amino acids. (PMID: 15576628) Wellendorph P. … Brauener-Osborne H. (Mol. Pharmacol. 2005) 3 4 22 64
  2. Molecular cloning, expression, and sequence analysis of GPRC6A, a novel family C G-protein-coupled receptor. (PMID: 15194188) Wellendorph P. … Braeuner-Osborne H. (Gene 2004) 3 4 22 64
  3. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in >80 000 subjects identifies multiple loci for C-reactive protein levels. (PMID: 21300955) Dehghan A. … Chasman D.I. (Circulation 2011) 3 46 64
  4. Genome-wide association study identifies five new susceptibility loci for prostate cancer in the Japanese population. (PMID: 20676098) Takata R. … Nakagawa H. (Nat. Genet. 2010) 3 46 64
  5. The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 6. (PMID: 14574404) Mungall A.J. … Beck S. (Nature 2003) 3 4 64

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