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Details for receptor: Gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor C

EndoNet ID: ENR01301

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  • Gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor C

General information

  • ligand gated clorid channel [1]
  • three subunits (rho 1-3) coassemble either to form functional homo-pentamers or hetero-pentamers [2]
  • the GABAC receptor has especially high expression in the retina [3]

Links to other resources

Subunit information

gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptor, rho 1

gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptor, rho 2

gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptor, rho 3

Binding hormones

  • GABA

Anatomical structures with this receptor

  • central_nerve_system_element