Gene: Fa2h (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Fa2h
Name: fatty acid 2-hydroxylase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits fatty acid alpha-hydroxylase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN central nervous system myelin maintenance (ortholog); fatty acid metabolic process (ortholog); lipid modification (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH Abnormalities, Multiple (ortholog); SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA 35, AUTOSOMAL RECESSIVE (ortholog); FOUND IN endoplasmic reticulum (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; bisphenol A; vinclozolin
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: fatty acid alpha-hydroxylase; LOC307855; RGD1310347; similar to RIKEN cDNA 5430401O09 gene; WD repeat domain 59; Wdr59
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01943,545,380 - 43,596,788-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map19q12 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01954,355,770 - 54,407,097-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41941,268,120 - 41,319,682-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1938,700,320 - 38,749,569-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11941,275,527 - 41,460,325-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1310347
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-09
Status: ACTIVE