Gene: Gh1 (growth hormone 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gh1
Name: growth hormone 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits hormone activity; growth factor activity (ortholog); growth hormone receptor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular response to alkaline pH; female pregnancy; lung alveolus development; PARTICIPATES IN Jak-Stat signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Congenital Hypothyroidism; Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; FOUND IN cytosol; extracellular space; mitochondrion; INTERACTS WITH 17beta-estradiol; 2,2',4,4',5,5'-hexachlorobiphenyl; 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Gh; RNGHGP; somatotropin
Is Marker For: QTLs:   Bp1   Cia5   Bp134  
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01094,486,204 - 94,488,181-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map10q32 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01094,237,414 - 94,239,391-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41095,692,240 - 95,694,117-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1089,903,834 - 89,905,811-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11095,708,476 - 95,710,261-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2686
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-24
Status: ACTIVE