Protein Name free fatty acid receptor 1
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 266607
Gene Symbol

Ffar1

UniProt Q8K3T4 (FFAR1_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 90
Total Number of Articles : 78
Description

free fatty acid receptor 1

Gene Summary

Enables fatty acid binding activity. Involved in G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway; positive regulation of calcium ion transport into cytosol; and positive regulation of insulin secretion. Predicted to be located in plasma membrane. Predicted to be integral component of plasma membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Orthologous to human FFAR1 (free fatty acid receptor 1). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • free fatty acid receptor 1
  • G-protein coupled receptor 40
  • Gpr40
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Properties