Gene: Ttr (transthyretin) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Ttr
Name: transthyretin
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits hormone binding; protein heterodimerization activity; identical protein binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN retinol metabolic process; PARTICIPATES IN forkhead class A signaling pathway; retinoic acid metabolic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Brain Ischemia; Alzheimer Disease (ortholog); Amyloid Neuropathies (ortholog); FOUND IN extracellular space; protein complex; extracellular exosome (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 1-naphthyl isothiocyanate; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 17beta-estradiol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LR1; prealbumin; prealbumin, amyloidosis type I; Tbpa; Transthyretin (prealbumin amyloidosis type I); Transthyretin (prealbumin, amyloidosis type I); TT
Homo sapiens : TTR (transthyretin)  HGNC
Mus musculus : Ttr (transthyretin)  MGI
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Is Marker For: QTLs:   Bp46   Scl22  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01815,532,963 - 15,542,180 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01815,307,563 - 15,316,780 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41812,406,571 - 12,413,680 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11812,433,216 - 12,440,326 (+)NCBI
Celera1811,951,406 - 11,958,617 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map18p12NCBImapview
RH 3.4 Map1891.82RGD

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QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3916
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE