IL5RA This is the receptor for interleukin-5. The alpha chain binds to IL5. Belongs to the type I cytokine receptor family. Type 5 subfamily. 3 isoforms of the human protein are produced by alternative splicing. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Receptor, cytokine
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 6 E1|6 49.19 cM
Cellular Component:  external side of plasma membrane; integral component of membrane; membrane; receptor complex
Molecular Function:  cytokine binding; cytokine receptor activity
Biological Process:  cellular response to organic substance; inflammatory response to antigenic stimulus; regulation of interleukin-5 production
Reference #:  P21183 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: CD125; CDw125; IL-5 receptor alpha chain; IL-5 receptor subunit alpha; IL-5R subunit alpha; IL-5R-alpha; IL-5RA; Il5r; Il5ra; interleukin 5 receptor, alpha; Interleukin-5 receptor subunit alpha
Gene Symbols: Il5ra
Molecular weight: 46,989 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 7.96  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  Reactome  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene