Gene: Myl3 (myosin light chain 3) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Myl3
Name: myosin light chain 3
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits motor activity; actin monomer binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cardiac muscle contraction; skeletal muscle tissue development; regulation of striated muscle contraction (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN prostaglandin I2 signaling pathway; dilated cardiomyopathy pathway; hypertrophic cardiomyopathy pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Cardiomyopathies (ortholog); Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 1 (ortholog); Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 8 (ortholog); FOUND IN myosin complex; A band (ortholog); I band (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; 7H-xanthine; 9H-xanthine
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: MGC93574; MLC1SB; MLClV; Mylc1v; myosin alkali light chain 1, ventricular; myosin light chain 1, slow-twitch muscle B/ventricular isoform; Myosin light chain 3 alkali cardiac ventricles; Myosin light chain 3, alkali, cardiac ventricles; myosin, light chain 3, alkali; ventricular, skeletal, slow; myosin, light polypeptide 3; rVMLC1; ventricular myosin light chain 1; ventricular, skeletal, slow; ventricular/slow twitch myosin alkali light chain
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.08119,030,774 - 119,036,996+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map8q32 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.08118,370,030 - 118,376,218+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.48115,140,705 - 115,146,827+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly8110,021,445 - 110,027,566+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.18115,160,166 - 115,166,273+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3142
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-24
Status: ACTIVE