Human Gene NRXN1 (ENST00000630543.2) from GENCODE V38
  Description: Homo sapiens neurexin 1 (NRXN1), transcript variant alpha3, mRNA. (from RefSeq NM_001330077)
RefSeq Summary (NM_001330078): This gene encodes a single-pass type I membrane protein that belongs to the neurexin family. Neurexins are cell-surface receptors that bind neuroligins to form Ca(2+)-dependent neurexin/neuroligin complexes at synapses in the central nervous system. This complex is required for efficient neurotransmission and is involved in the formation of synaptic contacts. Three members of this gene family have been studied in detail and are estimated to generate over 3,000 variants through the use of two alternative promoters (alpha and beta) and extensive alternative splicing in each family member. Recently, a third promoter (gamma) was identified for this gene in the 3' region. Mutations in this gene are associated with Pitt-Hopkins-like syndrome-2 and may contribute to susceptibility to schizophrenia. [provided by RefSeq, Aug 2016]. Sequence Note: The RefSeq transcript and protein were derived from genomic sequence to make the sequence consistent with the reference genome assembly. The genomic coordinates used for the transcript record were based on alignments.
Gencode Transcript: ENST00000630543.2
Gencode Gene: ENSG00000179915.24
Transcript (Including UTRs)
   Position: hg38 chr2:49,921,944-51,028,273 Size: 1,106,330 Total Exon Count: 21 Strand: -
Coding Region
   Position: hg38 chr2:49,921,944-51,028,273 Size: 1,106,330 Coding Exon Count: 21 

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Data last updated at UCSC: 2021-09-27 09:51:20

-  Sequence and Links to Tools and Databases
Genomic Sequence (chr2:49,921,944-51,028,273)mRNA (may differ from genome)Protein (1499 aa)
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-  MalaCards Disease Associations
  MalaCards Gene Search: NRXN1
Diseases sorted by gene-association score: pitt-hopkins-like syndrome 2* (1019), schizophrenia 17* (575), pitt-hopkins-like syndrome* (369), pitt-hopkins syndrome (14), astigmatism (7), autism spectrum disorder (6), schizophrenia (4), pervasive developmental disorder (2), autistic disorder (1), nicotine dependence, protection against (1), disease of mental health (1)
* = Manually curated disease association

-  Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD)
  The following chemicals interact with this gene           more ... click here to view the complete list

-  RNA-Seq Expression Data from GTEx (53 Tissues, 570 Donors)
  Highest median expression: 15.14 RPKM in Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere
Total median expression: 116.91 RPKM

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+  Microarray Expression Data
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-  Orthologous Genes in Other Species
  Orthologies between human, mouse, and rat are computed by taking the best BLASTP hit, and filtering out non-syntenic hits. For more distant species reciprocal-best BLASTP hits are used. Note that the absence of an ortholog in the table below may reflect incomplete annotations in the other species rather than a true absence of the orthologous gene.
MouseRatZebrafishD. melanogasterC. elegansS. cerevisiae
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Protein Sequence     

-  Descriptions from all associated GenBank mRNAs
  AB011150 - Homo sapiens mRNA for KIAA0578 protein, partial cds.
AB035356 - Homo sapiens mRNA for neurexin I-alpha protein, complete cds.
EF539882 - Homo sapiens NRXN1-alpha mRNA, complete cds, alternatively spliced.
AF064842 - Homo sapiens map 2q30-p32; 202.6 cR from top repeat region, complete sequence.
BC125179 - Homo sapiens neurexin 1, mRNA (cDNA clone IMAGE:40121982), partial cds.
BC125180 - Homo sapiens neurexin 1, mRNA (cDNA clone IMAGE:40121989), complete cds.
AB383911 - Synthetic construct DNA, clone: pF1KSDA0578, Homo sapiens NRXN1 gene for neurexin-1-alpha precursor, complete cds, without stop codon, in Flexi system.
AK093260 - Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ35941 fis, clone TESTI2011680, highly similar to Homo sapiens mRNA for neurexin I-alpha protein.
BX647616 - Homo sapiens mRNA; cDNA DKFZp313P2036 (from clone DKFZp313P2036).
AK295773 - Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ57994 complete cds, highly similar to Neurexin-1-alpha precursor.
BC046631 - Homo sapiens neurexin 1, mRNA (cDNA clone IMAGE:4815048), complete cds.
AK124726 - Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ42736 fis, clone BRAWH2015866, highly similar to Homo sapiens mRNA for neurexin I-alpha protein.

-  Biochemical and Signaling Pathways
  KEGG - Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes
hsa04514 - Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs)

-  Other Names for This Gene
  Alternate Gene Symbols: A0A1D5RMU6, ENST00000630543.1, NM_001330077, uc061jbl.1
UCSC ID: ENST00000630543.2
RefSeq Accession: NM_001330078
CCDS: CCDS46282.1, CCDS54360.1, CCDS82449.1, CCDS82450.1, CCDS82451.1

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