Gene: Myl2 (myosin, light chain 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Myl2
Name: myosin, light chain 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits actin monomer binding (ortholog); calcium ion binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cardiac muscle contraction; cell growth involved in cardiac muscle cell development; cardiac myofibril assembly (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN E-cadherin signaling pathway; N-cadherin signaling pathway; dilated cardiomyopathy pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Cardiomyopathies (ortholog); Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 1 (ortholog); Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 10 (ortholog); FOUND IN contractile fiber; myofibril; actin cytoskeleton (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (R)-adrenaline; 5-azacytidine; 7H-xanthine
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: cardiac myosin light chain-2; Mlc-2; MLC-2v; Mlc2; myosin regulatory light chain 2, ventricular/cardiac muscle isoform; myosin, light polypeptide 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01239,951,863 - 39,959,065-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map12q16 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01241,831,137 - 41,835,806-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41235,653,745 - 35,664,700-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1236,122,106 - 36,128,911-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1564245
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE