Gene: Rorb (RAR-related orphan receptor B) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Rorb
Name: RAR-related orphan receptor B
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits DNA-binding transcription factor activity; melatonin receptor activity; DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific (ortholog); INVOLVED IN brain development; cellular response to retinoic acid; circadian rhythm; ASSOCIATED WITH endometriosis (ortholog); EPILEPSY, CHILDHOOD ABSENCE 1 (ortholog); genetic disease (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleus (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2-methoxyethanol; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LOC309288; nuclear receptor ROR-beta; nuclear receptor RZR-beta; nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group F member 2; RAR-related orphan receptor beta; retinoid-related orphan receptor-beta; transcription factor
Homo sapiens (human) : RORB (RAR related orphan receptor B)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Rorb (RAR-related orphan receptor beta)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Rorb (RAR related orphan receptor B)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : RORB (RAR related orphan receptor B)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : RORB (RAR related orphan receptor B)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Rorb (RAR related orphan receptor B)
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Allele / Splice: RorbTn(sb-T2/Bart3)2.304Mcwi  
Genetic Models: F344-RorbTn(sb-T2/Bart3)2.304Mcwi
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01234,252,757 - 234,442,597 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01241,354,340 - 241,541,103 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41222,545,682 - 222,726,307 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11222,709,413 - 222,890,308 (-)NCBI
Celera1213,658,839 - 213,838,721 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q43NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
References - curated
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
Genetic Models
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Rorb
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1306778
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-11-20
Status: ACTIVE