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OR4F29 olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily F member 29 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 729759, updated on 17-Jun-2024


Official Symbol
OR4F29provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
olfactory receptor family 4 subfamily F member 29provided by HGNC
Primary source
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000284733 AllianceGenome:HGNC:31275
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
Homo sapiens
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
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 OR4F29 in Genome Data Viewer
Exon count:
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
RS_2023_10 current GRCh38.p14 (GCF_000001405.40) 1 NC_000001.11 (450740..451678, complement)
105.20220307 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 1 NC_000001.10 (367659..368597)

Chromosome 1 - NC_000001.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC112268260 Neighboring gene WBP1L pseudogene 7 Neighboring gene septin 14 pseudogene 13 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC100132287 Neighboring gene capicua transcriptional repressor pseudogene 7

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products


Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables G protein-coupled receptor activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
enables olfactory receptor activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
enables protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
Component Evidence Code Pubs
is_active_in plasma membrane IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info

General protein information

Preferred Names
olfactory receptor 4F3/4F16/4F29
olfactory receptor OR1-1
olfactory receptor OR7-21
seven transmembrane helix receptor

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_001005221.2NP_001005221.2  olfactory receptor 4F3/4F16/4F29

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_001005221.2

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    Consensus CDS
    B2RPQ6, Q6IEY1
    A0A126GV92, Q6IFP3
    ENSP00000409316.1, ENST00000426406.4
    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: GCF_000001405.40-RS_2023_10

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p14 Primary Assembly


  1. NC_000001.11 Reference GRCh38.p14 Primary Assembly

    450740..451678 complement
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)