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interleukin 5 receptor, alpha
Symbol IL5RA
Alt. symbols IL5R
Entrez 3568
HUGO 6017
OMIM 147851
RefSeq NM_175725
UniProt Q01344
Other data
Locus Chr. 3 p26-p24
colony stimulating factor 2 receptor, beta, low-affinity (granulocyte-macrophage)
Symbol CSF2RB
Alt. symbols IL3RB
Entrez 1439
HUGO 2436
OMIM 138981
RefSeq NM_000395
UniProt P32927
Other data
Locus Chr. 22 q12.2-13.1

The interleukin-5 receptor is a type I cytokine receptor. It is a heterodimer of the interleukin 5 receptor alpha subunit and CSF2RB.[1][2]


  1. ^ Takatsu K, Tominaga A (1991). "Interleukin 5 and its receptor". Prog. Growth Factor Res. 3 (2): 87–102. doi:10.1016/S0955-2235(05)80001-8. PMID 1773042.  
  2. ^ Murata Y, Takaki S, Migita M, Kikuchi Y, Tominaga A, Takatsu K (1992). "Molecular cloning and expression of the human interleukin 5 receptor". J. Exp. Med. 175 (2): 341–51. doi:10.1084/jem.175.2.341. PMID 1732409.  

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