Gene Symbol: Rtp1
Description: receptor transporter protein 1
Alias: Gm1766, Gm604, receptor-transporting protein 1
Species: mouse
Products:     Rtp1

Top Publications

  1. Saito H, Kubota M, Roberts R, Chi Q, Matsunami H. RTP family members induce functional expression of mammalian odorant receptors. Cell. 2004;119:679-91 pubmed
    ..Here we show that the transmembrane proteins RTP1 and RTP2 promote functional cell surface expression of ORs expressed in HEK293T cells...
  2. Sharma R, Ishimaru Y, Davison I, Ikegami K, Chien M, You H, et al. Olfactory receptor accessory proteins play crucial roles in receptor function and gene choice. elife. 2017;6: pubmed publisher
    ..i>Rtp1 and Rtp2 double knockout mice (RTP1,2DKO) show OR trafficking defects and decreased OSN activation...
  3. Zhuang H, Matsunami H. Synergism of accessory factors in functional expression of mammalian odorant receptors. J Biol Chem. 2007;282:15284-93 pubmed
    ..Here we have shown that a shorter form of RTP1, RTP1S, supports robust cell-surface and functional expression of representative odorant receptors...