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 abdominal aortic aneurysm (ortholog); Acute Lung Injury (ortholog); adult respiratory distress syndrome (ortholog); FOUND IN cell-cell junction (ortholog); cleavage furrow (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; 1,3-dinitrobenzene; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LOC288057; myosin light chain kinase, smooth muscle; myosin, light polypeptide kinase
Homo sapiens (human) : MYLK (myosin light chain kinase)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mylk (myosin, light polypeptide kinase)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Mylk (myosin light chain kinase)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MYLK (myosin light chain kinase)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MYLK (myosin light chain kinase)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mylk (myosin light chain kinase)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01169,013,060 - 69,260,039 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01172,103,710 - 72,350,517 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
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 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map11q22NCBI
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Disease Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
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QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Mylk
AGR Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1310915
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE