Gene: Cd44 (CD44 molecule (Indian blood group)) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Cd44
Name: CD44 molecule (Indian blood group)
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits epidermal growth factor receptor binding; hyaluronic acid binding; phosphoprotein binding; INVOLVED IN blood vessel maturation; cell adhesion; cell migration; PARTICIPATES IN cell-extracellular matrix signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Arthritis, Experimental; Borna Disease; Cardiomegaly; FOUND IN apical plasma membrane; basolateral plasma membrane; nucleus; INTERACTS WITH (S)-colchicine; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: CD44 antigen; CD44 antigen isoform d6-12; CD44 antigen isoform d6-13; CD44 antigen isoform d6-15; Cd44 molecule; CD44A; cell surface glycoprotein CD44 (hyaluronate binding protein); ECMR-III; extracellular matrix receptor III; GP90 lymphocyte homing/adhesion receptor; hermes antigen; HUTCH-I; hyaluronate receptor; METAA; MGC124941; PGP-1; PGP-I; phagocytic glycoprotein 1; phagocytic glycoprotein I; RHAMM
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0392,695,083 - 92,783,820 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0399,338,248 - 99,426,188 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4388,022,962 - 88,110,352 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1387,919,389 - 88,006,780 (-)NCBI
Celera388,236,830 - 88,324,125 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map3q31NCBImapview
RH 3.4 Map3669.0RGD
RH 3.4 Map3656.5RGD

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QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
RGD Curation Notes
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2307
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-02
Status: ACTIVE