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OR4F5 olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily F member 5 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 79501, updated on 11-Jun-2021


Official Symbol
OR4F5provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily F member 5provided by HGNC
Primary source
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Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
Homo sapiens
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
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]
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Genomic context

See OR4F5 in Genome Data Viewer
Exon count:
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20210514 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 1 NC_000001.11 (65419..71585)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 1 NC_000001.10 (65419..71585)

Chromosome 1 - NC_000001.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily G member 4 pseudogene Neighboring gene olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily G member 11 pseudogene Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC100996442 Neighboring gene septin 14 pseudogene 18 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC729737 Neighboring gene capicua transcriptional repressor pseudogene 27

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

General gene information


Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables G protein-coupled receptor activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
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enables olfactory receptor activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
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Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in integral component of membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
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located_in plasma membrane TAS
Traceable Author Statement
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NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_001005484.2NP_001005484.2  olfactory receptor 4F5

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    Consensus CDS
    ENSP00000493376.2, ENST00000641515.2
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    7tmA_OR4-like; olfactory receptor family 4 and related proteins, member of the class A family of seven-transmembrane G protein-coupled receptors

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20210514

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Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly


  1. NC_000001.11 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)
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