Gene: Araf (A-Raf proto-oncogene, serine/threonine kinase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Araf
Name: A-Raf proto-oncogene, serine/threonine kinase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits MAP kinase kinase kinase activity; protein serine/threonine kinase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN protein phosphorylation; negative regulation of apoptotic process (ortholog); positive regulation of peptidyl-serine phosphorylation (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN the extracellular signal-regulated Raf/Mek/Erk signaling pathway; FOUND IN cytosol; mitochondrion (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: A-Raf proto-oncogene serine/threonine-protein kinase; Araf1; proto-oncogene A-Raf; proto-oncogene A-Raf-1; Raf related protein; Ras-binding protein; serine/threonine-protein kinase A-Raf; v-raf murine sarcoma 3611 viral oncogene homolog; v-raf murine sarcoma 3611 viral oncogene homolog 1; v-raf oncogene homolog 1 (murine sarcoma 3611 virus)
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X1,369,534 - 1,391,603 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X2,194,385 - 2,206,064 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X12,556,904 - 12,568,583 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X12,562,471 - 12,572,791 (-)NCBI
CeleraX1,795,227 - 1,806,868 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic MapXq11NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2148
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE