Gene: Mylk (myosin light chain kinase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Mylk
Name: myosin light chain kinase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits enzyme binding (ortholog); myosin light chain kinase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN aorta smooth muscle tissue morphogenesis (ortholog); bleb assembly (ortholog); cellular hypotonic response (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN acebutolol pharmacodynamics pathway; adrenergic beta receptor agonist and beta-blocker pharmacodynamics pathway; amiodarone pharmacodynamics pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Lung Injury (ortholog); Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal (ortholog); Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1 (ortholog); FOUND IN cell-cell junction (ortholog); cleavage furrow (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 1,3-dinitrobenzene; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LOC288057; myosin light chain kinase, smooth muscle; myosin, light polypeptide kinase
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01169,013,060 - 69,260,039 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01172,103,710 - 72,350,517 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41167,602,540 - 67,848,794 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11167,661,997 - 67,920,369 (-)NCBI
Celera1165,239,196 - 65,448,599 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map11q22NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1310915
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-20
Status: ACTIVE