Gene: Cav1 (caveolin 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Cav1
Name: caveolin 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ion channel binding; kinase binding; MDM2/MDM4 family protein binding; INVOLVED IN animal organ regeneration; cellular calcium ion homeostasis; cellular response to mechanical stimulus; PARTICIPATES IN insulin signaling pathway; platelet-derived growth factor signaling pathway; reverse cholesterol transport pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Lung Injury; Atherosclerosis; Brain Ischemia; FOUND IN basal plasma membrane; caveola; cell surface; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2-ethoxyethanol; 2-methoxyethanol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Cav; caveolin; caveolin 1, caveolae protein; Caveolin caveolae protein 22 kDa; caveolin, caveolae protein 1; Caveolin, caveolae protein, 22 kDa; caveolin-1; caveolin-like; LOC100362870; MGC187299
Is Marker For: Strains:   BB/OK  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0444,597,123 - 44,630,206 (+)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0445,203,494 - 45,236,461 (+)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4442,956,102 - 42,989,057 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1443,098,177 - 43,130,873 (+)NCBI
Celera440,918,628 - 40,949,677 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map4q21NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2280
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE