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Aliases for OR51A7 Gene

Aliases for OR51A7 Gene

  • Olfactory Receptor, Family 51, Subfamily A, Member 7 2 3
  • Olfactory Receptor OR11-27 3 4
  • Olfactory Receptor 51A7 3
  • OR11-27 3

External Ids for OR51A7 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OR51A7 Gene

  • GC11U990525
  • GC11P004893

Summaries for OR51A7 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for OR51A7 Gene

  • 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]

GeneCards Summary for OR51A7 Gene

OR51A7 (Olfactory Receptor, Family 51, Subfamily A, Member 7) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Signaling by GPCR. GO annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity and olfactory receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is OR51I2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OR51A7 Gene

  • Odorant receptor.

Gene Wiki entry for OR51A7 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for OR51A7 Gene

Genomics for OR51A7 Gene

Regulatory Elements for OR51A7 Gene

Genomic Location for OR51A7 Gene

4,907,370 bp from pter
4,908,308 bp from pter
939 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for OR51A7 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for OR51A7 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for OR51A7 Gene

Proteins for OR51A7 Gene

  • Protein details for OR51A7 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Olfactory receptor 51A7
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6IFH8

    Protein attributes for OR51A7 Gene

    312 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    35132 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for OR51A7 Gene

Proteomics data for OR51A7 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for OR51A7 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn5 and Asn192
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for OR51A7 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:
HORDE protein sequence:

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No data available for DME Specific Peptides for OR51A7 Gene

Domains for OR51A7 Gene

Gene Families for OR51A7 Gene

  • OR51 :GPCR / Class A : Olfactory receptors

Protein Domains for OR51A7 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for OR51A7 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q8NH64
  • Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.
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Function for OR51A7 Gene

Molecular function for OR51A7 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Odorant receptor.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for OR51A7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004930 G-protein coupled receptor activity IEA --
GO:0004984 olfactory receptor activity IEA --
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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for OR51A7

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for OR51A7 Gene

Localization for OR51A7 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OR51A7 Gene

Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for OR51A7 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for OR51A7 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for OR51A7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for OR51A7 Gene

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Pathways by source for OR51A7 Gene

Interacting Proteins for OR51A7 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for OR51A7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007186 G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway IEA --
GO:0050911 detection of chemical stimulus involved in sensory perception of smell IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OR51A7: view

Transcripts for OR51A7 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for OR51A7 Gene

(1) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for OR51A7

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  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for OR51A7 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for OR51A7 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for OR51A7 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for OR51A7 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for OR51A7 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (38.9), Cervix - Ectocervix (7.2), and Cervix - Endocervix (6.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for OR51A7 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for OR51A7 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for OR51A7 Gene Hs.553560

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Expression partners for OR51A7 Gene

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for OR51A7 Gene

Orthologs for OR51A7 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for OR51A7 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia OR51A7 35
  • 88.14 (n)
  • 86.54 (a)
OR51A7 36
  • 85 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Olfr576 35
  • 86 (n)
  • 85.58 (a)
Olfr576 16
Olfr576 36
  • 85 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC466358 35
  • 98.93 (n)
  • 98.08 (a)
OR51A7 36
  • 93 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Olr68 35
  • 86.47 (n)
  • 86.04 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 70 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 78 (a)
-- 36
  • 78 (a)
Species with no ortholog for OR51A7:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for OR51A7 Gene

Gene Tree for OR51A7 (if available)
Gene Tree for OR51A7 (if available)

Paralogs for OR51A7 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for OR51A7 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for OR51A7 Gene

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Variants for OR51A7 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for OR51A7 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 11 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1368831 -- 4,908,758(+) TTTGG(A/G)TAAAA downstream-variant-500B
rs2053115 -- 4,907,094(+) tccct(C/T)taaaa upstream-variant-2KB
rs2570578 -- 4,906,736(+) CTAAG(C/T)ATCTT upstream-variant-2KB
rs2595979 -- 4,907,027(-) CCTCC(A/G)CCTCC upstream-variant-2KB
rs3065178 -- 4,907,115(+) aaaaa(-/AAAAAAAA/AAAAAAAAA)TCCTA upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for OR51A7 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv340e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv896917 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv521088 CNV Loss 19592680

Relevant External Links for OR51A7 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OR51A7 Gene

Disorders for OR51A7 Gene

Relevant External Links for OR51A7

Genetic Association Database (GAD)

No disorders were found for OR51A7 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for OR51A7 Gene

Publications for OR51A7 Gene

  1. The human olfactory receptor gene family. (PMID: 14983052) Malnic B. … Buck L.B. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2004) 3 4
  2. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 4
  3. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 3

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