Gene: Kcnj11 (potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 11) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcnj11
Name: potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 11
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ankyrin binding; ATP-activated inward rectifier potassium channel activity; heat shock protein binding; INVOLVED IN cellular response to glucose stimulus; cellular response to nicotine; cellular response to tumor necrosis factor; PARTICIPATES IN altered insulin secretion pathway; forkhead class A signaling pathway; type 2 diabetes mellitus pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental; Hypertension; Kidney Reperfusion Injury; FOUND IN ATP-sensitive potassium channel complex; axolemma; cell body fiber; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: ATP-sensitive inward rectifier potassium channel 11; BIR; inward rectifier K(+) channel Kir6.2; Kir6.2; potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J member 11; potassium inwardly rectifying channel, subfamily J, member 11; potassium inwardly-rectifying channel subfamily J member 11
Allele / Splice: Kcnj11em5Mcwi   Kcnj11em9Mcwi  
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01102,103,093 - 102,106,774-NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map1q22 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01103,186,859 - 103,190,535-NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.4196,614,960 - 96,617,993-NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly190,842,071 - 90,845,104-NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.1196,693,070 - 96,696,104-NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 69247
Created: 2001-11-14
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-10-01
Status: ACTIVE