Gene: Agrp (agouti related neuropeptide) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Agrp
Name: agouti related neuropeptide
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits neuropeptide hormone activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN adult feeding behavior; circadian rhythm; eating behavior; PARTICIPATES IN altered melanocortin system pathway; melanocortin system pathway; obesity disease pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Hyperphagia; Obesity; FOUND IN extracellular space; neuronal cell body; Golgi lumen (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2-deoxy-D-glucose; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Agouti (mouse) related protein; agouti related protein; agouti related protein homolog (mouse); Agouti-related protein
Homo sapiens (human) : AGRP (agouti related neuropeptide)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Agrp (agouti related neuropeptide)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Agrp (agouti related neuropeptide)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : AGRP (agouti related neuropeptide)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : AGRP (agouti related neuropeptide)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Agrp (agouti related neuropeptide)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01937,525,941 - 37,584,875 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01948,391,845 - 48,406,659 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41935,386,682 - 35,388,274 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11935,391,672 - 35,392,244 (-)NCBI
Celera1932,876,306 - 32,877,927 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map19q12NCBI
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AGR Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2068
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE