After binding acetylcholine, the AChR responds by an extensive change in conformation that affects all subunits and leads to opening of an ion-conducting channel across the plasma membrane.
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Protein Aliases: acetylcholine receptor; acetylcholine receptor alpha 6 neural; acetylcholine receptor, nicotinic, alpha 6 (neuronal); alpha6 nAChR; cholinergic receptor; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic alpha 6; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 6 (neuronal); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 6; Neuronal acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha-6; nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha 6
Gene Aliases: Acra6; CHNRA6; CHRNA6; Nica6