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Retinoic acid receptor, alpha (RARA)

Target Class
NHR
Family
NHR
Official Symbol
RARα
Species
Human
Accession Number
NM_000964
Alias Names
NR1B1; RAR; RAR-alpha; nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group B member 1; nucleophosmin-retinoic acid receptor alpha fusion protein NPM-RAR long form; retinoic acid nuclear receptor alpha variant 1; retinoic acid nuclear receptor alpha variant 2; retinoic acid receptor alpha; retinoic acid receptor, alpha; retinoic acid receptor, alpha polypeptide
Background
This gene represents a nuclear retinoic acid receptor. The encoded protein, retinoic acid receptor alpha, regulates transcription in a ligand-dependent manner. This gene has been implicated in regulation of development, differentiation, apoptosis, granulopoeisis, and transcription of clock genes. Translocations between this locus and several other loci have been associated with acute promyelocytic leukemia. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been found for this locus.[provided by RefSeq, Sep 2010]
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Cell Based Protein Interaction
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DiscoveRx Protein Interaction Assays are cell-based assays designed to measure protein interaction in engineered cell lines using our proprietary EFC technology. The interaction can be triggered by protein activation/inactivation and is the basis of several DiscoveRx cell based assays including the Arrestin and the Kinase assays. Learn more about our Cell Based Protein Interaction Assays.

, Cell Based Translocation
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DiscoveRx Protein Translocation Assays are cell-based assays designed to measure protein translocation in engineered cell lines using our proprietary EFC technology. The translocation can occur to either the endosome, membrane, cytosol or nucleus and can be triggered by protein activation/inactivation. This forms the basis of several DiscoveRx cell based assays including the GPCR Internalization and the NHR Translocation assays. Learn more about our Cell Based Translocation Assays.

, Biochemical
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DiscoveRx Biochemical Assays are designed as homogenous, competitive in vitro assays for precise, highly sensitive detection of specific analytes, protein binding or protease cleavage. These highly robust, reliable assays are anchored in our proprietary EFC technology, minimizing false positive due to autofluorescence and are HTS compatible. Learn more about our Biochemical Assays.


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Assay Readout Background Species Cell Line
Chemiluminescence CHO-K1 Human 93-0325C2
KINOMEscan TKscan BROMOscan NHRscan GPCRscan PATHscan