Gene: Mertk (MER proto-oncogene, tyrosine kinase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Mertk
Name: MER proto-oncogene, tyrosine kinase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ATP binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN phagocytosis; protein phosphorylation; apoptotic cell clearance (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH Pulmonary Embolism (ortholog); Retinitis Pigmentosa (ortholog); Retinitis Pigmentosa 38 (ortholog); FOUND IN photoreceptor outer segment; cytoplasm (ortholog); extracellular space (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: c-mer proto-oncogene tyrosine kinase; proto-oncogene c-Mer; proto-oncogene tyrosine-protein kinase Mer; Rdy; receptor tyrosine kinase MerTK; Receptor tyrosine tinase gene probably the gene for Rdy; retinal dystrophy; tyrosine-protein kinase Mer
Orthologs:
Is Marker For: Strains:   RCS/Kyo   (LE x RCS-p+/LavRrrc)F1  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.03121,235,230 - 121,340,932 (+)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.03128,669,534 - 128,777,078 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.43116,308,387 - 116,416,414 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.13116,213,959 - 116,321,987 (+)NCBI
Celera3114,768,654 - 114,872,632 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map3q36NCBImapview
Model


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Sequence

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 69283
Created: 2001-11-14
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-05-10
Status: ACTIVE