full name
glutamate ionotropic receptor kainate type subunit 2

synonyms
EAA4, GLR6, GluK2, GLUK6, GLUR6, MRT6, GRIK2, ENSG00000164418

HGNC
HGNC:4580

Entrez Gene
Gene:2898

ENSEMBL
ENSG00000164418

location
chr: 6
start: 101841584
stop: 102517958
strand: +

OMIM
OMIM:138244: GRIK2 (Autosomal recessive inheritance)
OMIM:611092: Mental retardation, autosomal recessive, 6

transcripts
NM_175768.3
NM_001166247.1
NM_021956.4

pathways
Activation of Ca-permeable Kainate Receptor [NCBI:1268811] [REACTOME:R-HSA-451308] [PUBMED:10718099]
Activation of Kainate Receptors upon glutamate binding [NCBI:1268808] [REACTOME:R-HSA-451326] [PUBMED:18793656]
Activation of Na-permeable Kainate Receptors [NCBI:1268810] [REACTOME:R-HSA-451307] [PUBMED:16847640]
Glutamatergic synapse [NCBI:213818] [KEGG:hsa04724] [PUBMED:10481192] [PUBMED:11561058] [PUBMED:18425072] [PUBMED:17706608] [PUBMED:20055706] [PUBMED:19112153] [PUBMED:17663464] [PUBMED:19110202] [PUBMED:19559598] [PUBMED:9665875] [PUBMED:11672421] [PUBMED:18464791] [PUBMED:12399578] [PUBMED:14684436]
Ionotropic activity of Kainate Receptors [NCBI:1268809] [REACTOME:R-HSA-451306] [PUBMED:16847640]
Neuroactive ligand-receptor interaction [NCBI:83053] [KEGG:hsa04080]
Neuronal System [NCBI:1268763] [REACTOME:R-HSA-112316]
Neurotransmitter Receptor Binding And Downstream Transmission In The Postsynaptic Cell [NCBI:1268786] [REACTOME:R-HSA-112314]
Transmission across Chemical Synapses [NCBI:1268766] [REACTOME:R-HSA-112315]