Gene: Cnr2 (cannabinoid receptor 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Cnr2
Name: cannabinoid receptor 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cannabinoid receptor activity; G-protein coupled receptor activity; INVOLVED IN G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway; negative regulation of action potential; negative regulation of inflammatory response; ASSOCIATED WITH Arthritis; Huntington Disease; Myocardial Reperfusion Injury; FOUND IN dendrite; extrinsic component of cytoplasmic side of plasma membrane; neuron projection; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4-dinitrotoluene; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: cannabinoid receptor 2 (macrophage); cannabinoid receptor 2 gene; CB-2; CB2; CB2 receptor; CB2C; CNR2C; peripheral cannabinoid receptor; rCB2
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.05154,242,010 - 154,268,126 (+)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.05158,006,539 - 158,032,977 (+)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.45154,674,754 - 154,702,552 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.15154,709,561 - 154,712,096 (+)NCBI
Celera5146,533,227 - 146,558,688 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map5q36NCBImapview

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 619713
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-10-04
Status: ACTIVE