Gene: Neu2 (sialidase 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Neu2
Name: sialidase 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits exo-alpha-sialidase activity; exo-alpha-(2->3)-sialidase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN positive regulation of myoblast differentiation; positive regulation of myotube differentiation; response to ethanol; PARTICIPATES IN sphingolipid metabolic pathway; FOUND IN cytoplasm; cytosol; INTERACTS WITH 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: cytosolic sialidase; MGC108717; N-acetyl-alpha-neuraminidase 2; neuraminidase 2; sialidase 2 (cytosolic sialidase); sialidase-2
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0994,702,095 - 94,724,903+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map9q36 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0994,396,233 - 94,444,063+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4986,553,196 - 86,556,412+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly985,673,821 - 85,677,037+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1986,736,614 - 86,739,826+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3164
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-09
Status: ACTIVE