Gene: Sod2 (superoxide dismutase 2, mitochondrial) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Sod2
Name: superoxide dismutase 2, mitochondrial
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits DNA binding; identical protein binding; manganese ion binding; INVOLVED IN aging; cellular response to ethanol; hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process; PARTICIPATES IN hypertension pathway; Huntington disease pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal; Arrhythmias, Cardiac; Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; FOUND IN cytoplasm; mitochondrial nucleoid; mitochondrion; INTERACTS WITH (+)-alpha-tocopherol; (+)-pilocarpine; (R)-adrenaline
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: mitochondrial superoxide dismutase 2; Superoxide dimutase 2 mitochondrial; Superoxide dimutase 2, mitochondrial; superoxide dismutase 2; Superoxide dismutase 2 mitochondrial; superoxide dismutase [Mn], mitochondrial
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4
Rat Cytogenetic Map1q21 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0151,827,380 - 51,834,232+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4141,862,997 - 41,870,327-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly143,323,111 - 43,329,909-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1141,865,943 - 41,873,272-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3732
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2014-04-08
Status: ACTIVE