Gene: Pdgfra (platelet derived growth factor receptor alpha) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Pdgfra
Name: platelet derived growth factor receptor alpha
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase binding; platelet-derived growth factor alpha-receptor activity; platelet-derived growth factor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular response to fibroblast growth factor stimulus; cellular response to interleukin-1; gliogenesis; PARTICIPATES IN platelet-derived growth factor signaling pathway; calcium/calcium-mediated signaling pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Hyperoxia; Oligohydramnios; Skin Ulcer; FOUND IN cytoplasm; nucleus; plasma membrane; INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: alpha platelet-derived growth factor receptor; alpha-type platelet-derived growth factor receptor; APDGFR; CD140 antigen-like family member A; PDGF-R-alpha; PDGFACE; PDGFR-alpha; platelet derived growth factor receptor, alpha polypeptide; platelet-derived growth factor alpha receptor; Platelet-derived growth factor receptor alpha
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01435,527,926 - 35,581,129-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map14p11 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01435,356,434 - 35,409,311-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41435,369,422 - 35,418,126-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1432,273,077 - 32,324,887-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11435,369,672 - 35,418,126-NCBI
RH 3.414432.47 RGD

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3284
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-02-02
Status: ACTIVE