Gene: Il2ra (interleukin 2 receptor, alpha) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Il2ra
Name: interleukin 2 receptor, alpha
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits drug binding; interleukin-2 receptor activity; interleukin-2 binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN inflammatory response to antigenic stimulus; negative regulation of defense response to virus; negative regulation of immune response; PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-12 signaling pathway; interleukin-2 signaling pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Arthritis, Experimental; Asthma; Diabetes Mellitus; FOUND IN cell surface; external side of plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,4-diaminotoluene; 2,6-diaminotoluene; 2-acetamidofluorene
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: IL-2 receptor alpha subunit; IL-2 receptor subunit alpha; IL-2-RA; IL-2R subunit alpha; IL2-RA; IL2RAC; interleukin 2 receptor, alpha chain; interleukin-2 receptor alpha chain; interleukin-2 receptor subunit alpha
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01770,500,672 - 70,547,929-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map17q12.3 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01772,204,467 - 72,250,556-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41778,050,491 - 78,097,802-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1766,355,852 - 66,402,955-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11778,061,323 - 78,108,635-NCBI
RH 3.417636.4 RGD

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2895
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-05-12
Status: ACTIVE