Gene: Bckdk (branched chain ketoacid dehydrogenase kinase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Bckdk
Name: branched chain ketoacid dehydrogenase kinase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits [3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate dehydrogenase (acetyl-transferring)] kinase activity; ATP binding; protein serine/threonine kinase activity; INVOLVED IN branched-chain amino acid catabolic process; phosphorylation; ASSOCIATED WITH Branched-Chain Ketoacid Dehydrogenase Kinase Deficiency (ortholog); FOUND IN mitochondrial alpha-ketoglutarate dehydrogenase complex; mitochondrion (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; ammonium chloride; clofibric acid
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: [3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate dehydrogenase [lipoamide]] kinase, mitochondrial; BCKD-kinase; BCKDHKIN; branched chain keto acid dehydrogenase kinase; branched-chain alpha-ketoacid dehydrogenase kinase
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01199,351,628 - 199,356,299 (+)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01206,374,221 - 206,378,892 (+)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41187,189,665 - 187,194,336 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11187,340,263 - 187,344,799 (+)NCBI
Celera1180,166,156 - 180,170,827 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map1q37NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2198
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE