Gene: Kcnb1 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily B member 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcnb1
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily B member 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits delayed rectifier potassium channel activity; ion channel binding; outward rectifier potassium channel activity; INVOLVED IN action potential; cellular response to nutrient levels; glutamate receptor signaling pathway; PARTICIPATES IN insulin secretion pathway; FOUND IN axon; dendrite; dendrite membrane; INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; cocaine; dexamethasone
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: delayed rectifier potassium channel 1; DRK1; DRK1PC; Kcr1-1; Kv2.1; potassium channel Kv2.1; potassium channel, voltage gated Shab-related subfamily B, member 1; potassium voltage gated channel, Shab-related subfamily, member 1; Shab; voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv2.1
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: partial on reference assembly
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.03163,850,785 - 163,935,610 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.03170,010,756 - 170,094,507 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.43158,250,001 - 158,345,927 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.13158,156,036 - 158,248,459 (-)NCBI
Celera3154,408,682 - 154,493,576 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map3q42NCBImapview
RH 3.4 Map31476.0RGD

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2954
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-06
Status: ACTIVE