Gene: Il21 (interleukin 21) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Il21
Name: interleukin 21
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cytokine receptor binding (ortholog); interleukin-2 receptor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cell maturation (ortholog); positive regulation of B cell proliferation (ortholog); positive regulation of cell proliferation (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN cytokine mediated signaling pathway; Jak-Stat signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis; periodontal disease; asthma (ortholog); FOUND IN extracellular space (inferred); intracellular (inferred); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; D-penicillamine; 1-chloro-2,4-dinitrobenzene (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: IL-21; interleukin-21; LOC365769
Orthologs:
Homo sapiens (human) : IL21 (interleukin 21)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Il21 (interleukin 21)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Il21 (interleukin 21)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : IL21 (interleukin 21)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : IL21 (interleukin 21)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Il21 (interleukin 21)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.02123,965,021 - 123,972,356 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.02143,573,215 - 143,580,530 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.42123,774,331 - 123,781,697 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.12123,697,822 - 123,750,231 (-)NCBI
Celera2115,067,969 - 115,075,326 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map2q25NCBI
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Sequence

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Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1307384
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-08
Status: ACTIVE