Gene: Gata6 (GATA binding protein 6) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gata6
Name: GATA binding protein 6
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits double-stranded DNA binding; enhancer sequence-specific DNA binding; sequence-specific DNA binding; INVOLVED IN negative regulation of pri-miRNA transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter; odontogenesis of dentin-containing tooth; positive regulation of apoptotic process; ASSOCIATED WITH Hypertension, Pulmonary; Atrial Septal Defect 9 (ortholog); Atrioventricular Septal Defect 5 (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleus; transcription factor complex (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2-ethoxyethanol; 2-methoxyethanol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: DNA-binding protein GATA-GT2; GATA-binding factor 6; GATA-binding protein 6; transcription factor GATA-6
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: suggests misassembly
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0182,415,821 - 2,447,087 (+)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0182,436,500 - 2,465,966 (+)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4182,504,264 - 2,534,648 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1182,504,263 - 2,534,648 (+)NCBI
Celera182,065,111 - 2,096,513 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map18p13NCBImapview
RH 3.4 Map1810.8RGD

Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
References - curated
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
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
More on Gata6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2666
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE