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Gene: IL6ST (interleukin 6 signal transducer) Pan paniscus
Symbol: IL6ST
Name: interleukin 6 signal transducer
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ciliary neurotrophic factor receptor activity (ortholog); ciliary neurotrophic factor receptor binding (ortholog); cytokine binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN ciliary neurotrophic factor-mediated signaling pathway (ortholog); cytokine-mediated signaling pathway (ortholog); glycogen metabolic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-27 signaling pathway; interleukin-6 signaling pathway; Jak-Stat signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH allergic hypersensitivity disease (ortholog); Alzheimer's disease (ortholog); Animal Mammary Neoplasms (ortholog); FOUND IN ciliary neurotrophic factor receptor complex (ortholog); dendrite (ortholog); external side of plasma membrane (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: interleukin 6 signal transducer (gp130, oncostatin M receptor); interleukin-6 receptor subunit beta
Homo sapiens (human) : IL6ST (interleukin 6 signal transducer)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Il6st (interleukin 6 signal transducer)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Il6st (interleukin 6 signal transducer)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Il6st (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : IL6ST (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Il6st (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
Sus scrofa (pig) : IL6ST (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : IL6ST (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Il6st (interleukin 6 signal transducer)
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Latest Assembly: PanPan1.1 - Bonobo PanPan1.1 Assembly
Bonobo AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
PanPan1.1 Ensembl559,669,606 - 59,708,817 (+)Ensemblpanpan1.1panPan2
PanPan1.1559,650,833 - 59,708,817 (+)NCBIpanpan1.1PanPan1.1panPan2
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 11980402
Created: 2017-01-20
Species: Pan paniscus
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.