Gene: Ldhb (lactate dehydrogenase B) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Ldhb
Name: lactate dehydrogenase B
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits identical protein binding; kinase binding; L-lactate dehydrogenase activity; INVOLVED IN lactate metabolic process; NAD metabolic process; PARTICIPATES IN cysteine and methionine metabolic pathway; gluconeogenesis pathway; glycolysis pathway; FOUND IN cytoplasm (ortholog); extracellular exosome (ortholog); membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (+)-alpha-tocopherol; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,2,2-tetramine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: L-lactate dehydrogenase B; L-lactate dehydrogenase B chain; Lactate dehydrogenease B; LDH heart subunit; LDH-B; LDH-H; Ldh2
Related Pseudogenes: LOC367882  
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.04176,701,980 - 176,719,974-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map4q44 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.04240,918,027 - 240,936,014-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.44180,061,567 - 180,079,473-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly4163,963,503 - 163,981,409-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.14180,306,690 - 180,322,406-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2997
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-10
Status: ACTIVE