Gene: Rapsn (receptor-associated protein of the synapse) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Rapsn
Name: receptor-associated protein of the synapse
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ionotropic glutamate receptor binding; protein anchor; acetylcholine receptor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN positive regulation of neuromuscular synaptic transmission; regulation of postsynaptic membrane organization; skeletal muscle acetylcholine-gated channel clustering; PARTICIPATES IN acetylcholine signaling pathway via nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; ASSOCIATED WITH Myasthenia, Familial Infantile, 1 (ortholog); MYASTHENIC SYNDROME, CONGENITAL, ASSOCIATED WITH ACETYLCHOLINE RECEPTOR DEFICIENCY (ortholog); Myasthenic Syndrome, Congenital, Ie (ortholog); FOUND IN neuromuscular junction; centrosome (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; cadmium dichloride; furan
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: 43 kDa receptor-associated protein of the synapse; LOC362161
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0379,859,816 - 79,869,486+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map3q24 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0386,568,568 - 86,578,239+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4375,396,836 - 75,406,115+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly376,223,882 - 76,233,161+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1375,293,208 - 75,302,485+NCBI

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Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0)


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1311592
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE