Gene: Ebp (emopamil binding protein (sterol isomerase)) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Ebp
Name: emopamil binding protein (sterol isomerase)
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits C-8 sterol isomerase activity; INVOLVED IN cholesterol biosynthetic process; hemopoiesis (ortholog); sterol biosynthetic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN cholesterol biosynthetic pathway; steroid biosynthetic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Chondrodysplasia Punctata (ortholog); Chondrodysplasia punctata 2, X-linked dominant (ortholog); Ichthyosiform Erythroderma, Congenital (ortholog); FOUND IN intracellular membrane-bounded organelle; endoplasmic reticulum (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4-dinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: 3-beta-hydroxysteroid-Delta(8),Delta(7)-isomerase; cholestenol Delta-isomerase; D8-D7 sterol isomerase; delta(8)-Delta(7) sterol isomerase; emopamil-binding protein; phenylalkylamine Ca2+ antagonist (emopamil) binding protein; sterol 8-isomerase
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0X15,049,400 - 15,055,782+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic MapXq13 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0X15,832,710 - 15,839,093+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4X26,331,199 - 26,337,542+NCBI
Rat Celera AssemblyX14,384,941 - 14,391,269+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1X26,384,667 - 26,391,010+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 620957
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE