Gene: Mecp2 (methyl CpG binding protein 2) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Mecp2
Name: methyl CpG binding protein 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits chromatin binding; chromatin DNA binding; double-stranded methylated DNA binding; INVOLVED IN cellular response to isoquinoline alkaloid; cellular response to potassium ion; cerebellum development; PARTICIPATES IN DNA modification pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity; attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; FOUND IN cytosol; nuclear chromatin; nucleus; INTERACTS WITH 17beta-estradiol; 2,2',4,4'-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: meCP-2 protein; methyl-CpG-binding protein 2
Orthologs:
Homo sapiens (human) : MECP2 (methyl-CpG binding protein 2)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mecp2 (methyl CpG binding protein 2)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Mecp2 (methyl-CpG binding protein 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MECP2 (methyl-CpG binding protein 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MECP2 (methyl-CpG binding protein 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mecp2 (methyl-CpG binding protein 2)
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Allele / Splice: Mecp2em1Sage  
Genetic Models: SD-Mecp2em1Sage
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.0X156,650,389 - 156,713,813 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01152,390,961 - 152,461,647 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X159,980,599 - 160,035,260 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X160,055,071 - 160,104,134 (-)NCBI
Celera1136,055,782 - 136,105,104 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq37NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3075
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-11-07
Status: ACTIVE