Gene: Il13 (interleukin 13) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Il13
Name: interleukin 13
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits interleukin-13 receptor binding; INVOLVED IN cellular response to mechanical stimulus; microglial cell activation; negative regulation of NAD(P)H oxidase activity; PARTICIPATES IN asthma disease pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; Fc epsilon receptor mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Lung Injury; Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic; Arthritis, Experimental; FOUND IN extracellular space; cytoplasm (ortholog); external side of plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH ammonium chloride; bis(2-chloroethyl) sulfide; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: IL-13; interleukin-13; T-cell activation protein P600
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01038,982,909 - 38,985,466-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map10q22 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01038,764,639 - 38,767,196-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41039,093,512 - 39,096,069-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1037,134,342 - 37,136,897-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11039,102,758 - 39,105,316-NCBI

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Strain Sequence Variants

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 68949
Created: 2001-11-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE