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 aging; brain development; cellular response to fibroblast growth factor stimulus; PARTICIPATES IN platelet-derived growth factor signaling pathway; calcium/calcium-mediated signaling pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Brain Injuries; Chronic Allograft Nephropathy; Colitis, Experimental; FOUND IN axon; cytoplasm; nucleus; INTERACTS WITH 1-naphthyl isothiocyanate; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
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: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01435,527,926 - 35,581,130 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01435,356,434 - 35,409,311 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41435,369,422 - 35,418,126 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11435,369,672 - 35,418,126 (-)NCBI
Celera1432,273,077 - 32,324,887 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map14p11NCBImapview
RH 3.4 Map14432.47RGD

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3284
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-02
Status: ACTIVE