Protein Name aryl hydrocarbon receptor
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 25690
Gene Symbol


UniProt G3V6M2 (G3V6M2_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 441
Total Number of Articles : 609

aryl hydrocarbon receptor

Gene Summary

Enables nuclear receptor activity and toxic substance binding activity. Involved in several processes, including cellular response to organic cyclic compound; negative regulation of alkaline phosphatase activity; and regulation of cellular macromolecule biosynthetic process. Located in cytosol and nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in retinitis pigmentosa 85. Orthologous to human AHR (aryl hydrocarbon receptor). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

  • aryl hydrocarbon receptor
  • ah receptor
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