Gene: Aim2 (absent in melanoma 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Aim2
Name: absent in melanoma 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits double-stranded DNA binding (ortholog); identical protein binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN activation of innate immune response (ortholog); cellular response to drug (ortholog); cellular response to interferon-beta (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-1 signaling pathway; FOUND IN AIM2 inflammasome complex (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); cytosol (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; copper atom; copper(0)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: interferon-inducible protein AIM2; LOC304987
Homo sapiens (human) : AIM2 (absent in melanoma 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Aim2 (absent in melanoma 2)  MGI  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : AIM2 (absent in melanoma 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Aim2 (absent in melanoma 2)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01391,919,834 - 91,963,080 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01396,436,637 - 96,478,372 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41389,631,797 - 89,640,265 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11389,820,680 - 89,826,398 (+)NCBI
Celera1385,466,773 - 85,510,053 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map13q24NCBI
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Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
Molecular Pathway Annotations
References - curated
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RGD Disease Portals


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


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on Aim2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1307283
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE