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G protein-coupled receptor 18
Symbols GPR18;
External IDs OMIM602042 MGI107859 HomoloGene18814 IUPHAR: GPR18 GeneCards: GPR18 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 2841 110168
Ensembl ENSG00000125245 ENSMUSG00000050350
UniProt Q14330 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_005292 NM_182806
RefSeq (protein) NP_005283 NP_877958
Location (UCSC) Chr 13:
98.7 - 98.71 Mb
Chr 14:
121.05 - 121.05 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

N-arachidonyl glycine receptor is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GPR18 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Gantz I, Muraoka A, Yang YK, Samuelson LC, Zimmerman EM, Cook H, Yamada T (Sep 1997). "Cloning and chromosomal localization of a gene (GPR18) encoding a novel seven transmembrane receptor highly expressed in spleen and testis". Genomics 42 (3): 462-6. doi:10.1006/geno.1997.4752. PMID 9205118.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: GPR18 G protein-coupled receptor 18".  

Further reading

  • Christian SL, McDonough J, Liu Cy CY, et al. (2002). "An evaluation of the assembly of an approximately 15-Mb region on human chromosome 13q32-q33 linked to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.". Genomics 79 (5): 635–56. doi:10.1006/geno.2002.6765. PMID 11991713.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Dunham A, Matthews LH, Burton J, et al. (2004). "The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 13.". Nature 428 (6982): 522–8. doi:10.1038/nature02379. PMID 15057823.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121–7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  
  • Kohno M, Hasegawa H, Inoue A, et al. (2006). "Identification of N-arachidonylglycine as the endogenous ligand for orphan G-protein-coupled receptor GPR18.". Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 347 (3): 827–32. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2006.06.175. PMID 16844083.  


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