Gene: Blm (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Blm
Name: Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits annealing helicase activity (ortholog); ATP binding (ortholog); ATP-dependent 3'-5' DNA helicase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN alpha-beta T cell differentiation (ortholog); cellular response to camptothecin (ortholog); cellular response to DNA damage stimulus (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN DNA replication pathway; homologous recombination pathway of double-strand break repair; ASSOCIATED WITH Bloom Syndrome (ortholog); Neoplastic Syndromes, Hereditary (ortholog); FOUND IN chromosome, telomeric region (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); lateral element (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH all-trans-retinoic acid; topotecan; (-)-demecolcine (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: Bloom syndrome; Bloom syndrome homolog; Bloom syndrome homolog (human); Bloom syndrome, RecQ helicase-like; LOC308755
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01142,246,773 - 142,332,616 (-)NCBIRnor6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01143,198,619 - 143,285,603 (-)NCBIRnor5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41136,271,573 - 136,358,077 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11136,350,811 - 136,606,090 (-)NCBI
Celera1126,469,103 - 126,554,926 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map1q31NCBImapview

Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
Molecular Pathway Annotations
References - curated
RGD Disease Portals


Candidate Gene Status
Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on Blm
Entrez Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
NCBI Map Viewer
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1308810
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2016-09-13
Status: ACTIVE