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Chrna1 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Chrna1
  • Name
    cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 1 (muscle)
  • Synonyms
    Achr-1, Acra
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:87885
    NCBI Gene: 11435
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    1 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr2:73563281-73580338 bp, - strand
  • From NCBI annotation of GRCm38

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  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 2, 43.76 cM
  • Mapping Data
    50 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    137 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
  • RFLP
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_87885
protein coding gene Chr2:73563215-73580338 (-)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0025839
protein coding gene Chr2:73846526-73866920 (-)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0025817
protein coding gene Chr2:70948181-70965282 (-)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0025785
protein coding gene Chr2:72893445-72912767 (-)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0025811
protein coding gene Chr2:71136630-71154585 (-)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0025571
protein coding gene Chr2:73078154-73098205 (-)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0026258
protein coding gene Chr2:76042931-76063850 (-)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0023661
protein coding gene Chr2:68144313-68396465 (-)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0025035
protein coding gene Chr2:73357149-73377055 (-)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0025552
protein coding gene Chr2:78816747-78839710 (-)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0025683
protein coding gene Chr2:70543650-70561805 (-)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0025645
protein coding gene Chr2:69957480-69976254 (-)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0025771
protein coding gene Chr2:73720677-73739281 (-)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0025676
protein coding gene Chr2:80736171-80755494 (-)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0026315
protein coding gene Chr2:72979571-73001283 (-)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0024776
protein coding gene Chr2:70472343-70489344 (-)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0024584
protein coding gene Chr2:73215625-73236741 (-)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0025103
protein coding gene Chr2:73435127-73454383 (-)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    CHRNA1, cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 1 subunit
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    CHRNA1, cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 1 subunit
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    ACHRA, ACHRD, CHRNA, CMS1A, CMS1B, CMS2A, FCCMS, SCCMS
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 1134
    neXtProt AC: NX_P02708
    UniProt: P02708

  • Chr Location
    2q31.1; chr2:174747592-174764472 (-)  GRCh38.p7

  • HomoloGene
    Vertebrate Homology Class 59
    1 human;1 mouse;1 rat;1 chimpanzee;1 cattle;1 dog;1 chicken;1 zebrafish;1 frog, western clawed;1 macaque, rhesus
  • HCOP
    human homology predictions: CHRNA1
  • Gene Tree
Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    3 with human CHRNA1 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    9 phenotypes from 2 alleles in 2 genetic backgrounds
    1 phenotype from multigenic genotypes
    24 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryo
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
immune system
integument
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
neoplasm
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
vision/eye

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Mice homozygous for a knock-out allele exhibit neonatal lethality, kyphosis, carpotosis, absent miniature and nerve-evoked endplant potential, increased motor neuron number, and abnormal neuromuscular synapse.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
RNA binding
signaling receptor activity
signaling receptor binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
nucleic acid-templated transcription
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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Expression Overview

early conceptus
embryo ectoderm
embryo endoderm
embryo mesoderm
embryo mesenchyme
extraembryonic component
alimentary system
auditory system
branchial arches
cardiovascular system
connective tissue
endocrine system
exocrine system
hemolymphoid system
integumental system
limbs
liver and biliary system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
olfactory system
reproductive system
respiratory system
urinary system
visual system
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic 11435 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 17058 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript NM_007389 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 4320 C57BL/6  
    polypeptide P04756 UniProt | EBI | MGI Sequence Detail 457 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    • UniProt
      4 Sequences
    • Protein Ontology
      PR:000005453 acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha
    • PDB
    • InterPro Domains
      IPR006201 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel
      IPR018000 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel, conserved site
      IPR006202 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel ligand-binding domain
      IPR036734 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel ligand-binding domain superfamily
      IPR006029 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel transmembrane domain
      IPR036719 Neurotransmitter-gated ion-channel transmembrane domain superfamily
      IPR002394 Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor
    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 40
      cDNA 35
      Primer pair 1
      Other 4

      Microarray probesets 4
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-1036, MGD-MRK-1054, MGI:2138920, MGI:2139021
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 187
      Developmental Gene Expression 37
      Gene Ontology 15
      Phenotypes 24
    • Earliest
      J:263579 Porter CW, et al., The ultrastructural localization and quantitation of cholinergic receptors at the mouse motor endplate. J Membr Biol. 1973;14(4):383-402
    • Latest
      J:263025 Zoupa M, et al., Gene expression profiling in the developing secondary palate in the absence of Tbx1 function. BMC Genomics. 2018 Jun 4;19(1):429

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    last database update
    11/06/2018
    MGI 6.13
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