Gene: Flcn (folliculin) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Flcn
Name: folliculin
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits protein complex binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cell-cell junction assembly (ortholog); hemopoiesis (ortholog); in utero embryonic development (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN renal cell cancer pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH prenatal lethality; ASSOCIATED WITH Kidney Neoplasms; Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome (ortholog); Carcinoma, Renal Cell (ortholog); FOUND IN cell-cell contact zone (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); midbody (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,6-dinitrotoluene; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: Bhd; Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome protein homolog; MGC94558
Homo sapiens : FLCN (folliculin)  HGNC
Mus musculus : Flcn (folliculin)  MGI
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Is Marker For: Strains:   BHD/Dspe  
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01046,153,185 - 46,172,330-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map10q22 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01045,909,609 - 45,928,715-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41046,110,527 - 46,129,613-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1043,850,423 - 43,869,275-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11046,124,152 - 46,143,236-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 735088
Created: 2004-02-05
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE