Gene: Hexb (hexosaminidase subunit beta) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Hexb
Name: hexosaminidase subunit beta
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase activity; carbohydrate binding; hexosaminidase activity; INVOLVED IN N-acetylglucosamine metabolic process; astrocyte cell migration (ortholog); cellular calcium ion homeostasis (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN amino sugar metabolic pathway; ganglioside metabolic pathway; globoside metabolic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Muscular Atrophy, Spinal (ortholog); Sandhoff Disease (ortholog); Sandhoff Disease, Adult Type (ortholog); FOUND IN lysosome; acrosomal vesicle (ortholog); azurophil granule (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,6-di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol; 2,6-dinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: beta-hexosaminidase subunit beta; beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase subunit beta; hexosaminidase B; hexosaminidase subunit B; LOC294673; N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase subunit beta
Orthologs:
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: partial on reference assembly
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.0227,983,925 - 28,003,260 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0247,094,814 - 47,114,992 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4227,649,188 - 27,672,231 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1227,569,557 - 27,592,600 (-)NCBI
Celera224,525,921 - 24,545,955 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map2q12NCBImapview
Model


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Genomics

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Sequence

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1307607
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-05-31
Status: ACTIVE