Gene: Il2rb (interleukin 2 receptor subunit beta) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Il2rb
Name: interleukin 2 receptor subunit beta
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits interleukin-2 binding; interleukin-2 receptor activity; INVOLVED IN cytokine-mediated signaling pathway; natural killer cell activation; negative regulation of apoptotic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-12 signaling pathway; interleukin-2 signaling pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Asthma (ortholog); Autoimmune Diseases (ortholog); Myasthenia Gravis (ortholog); FOUND IN cell surface; external side of plasma membrane (ortholog); membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH beta-naphthoflavone; bisphenol A; hexachlorobenzene
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: high affinity IL-2 receptor subunit beta; IL-2 receptor subunit beta; IL-2R subunit beta; IL-2RB; IL2RBC; interleukin 2 receptor, beta; interleukin 2 receptor, beta chain; interleukin-2 receptor subunit beta; P70-75
Is Marker For: QTLs:   MAMTS6_H   MAMTS5_H   MAMTS4_H  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.07119,701,338 - 119,716,238 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.07119,690,375 - 119,705,275 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Celera7106,371,243 - 106,385,925 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map7 NCBImapview

Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
Molecular Pathway Annotations
References - curated
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Candidate Gene Status
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

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
RGD Curation Notes
More on Il2rb
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2896
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-06
Status: ACTIVE