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 epsilon; Acetylcholine receptor subunit epsilon; acetylcholine receptor, nicotinic, epsilon (muscle); AchR epsilon subunit; ACHRG; cholinergic receptor; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic epsilon; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, epsilon (muscle); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, epsilon polypeptide; epsilon-subunit; gene for acetylcholine receptor epsilon subunit; MGC133376
Gene Aliases: ACHRE; CHRNE; CMS1D; CMS1E; CMS2A; CMS4A; CMS4B; CMS4C; FCCMS; SCCMS