Gene: Xpa (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Xpa
Name: XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits damaged DNA binding (ortholog); protein domain specific binding (ortholog); protein homodimerization activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN response to auditory stimulus; DNA repair (ortholog); intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to DNA damage (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN altered nucleotide excision repair pathway; nucleotide excision repair pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy (ortholog); asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy 3 (ortholog); basal cell carcinoma (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm; nucleus; DNA replication factor A complex (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,6-dinitrotoluene; benzo[a]pyrene
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: DNA repair protein complementing XP-A cells; LOC298074; xeroderma pigmentosum, complementation group A
Homo sapiens (human) : XPA (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Xpa (xeroderma pigmentosum, complementation group A)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Xpa (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : XPA (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : XPA (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Xpa (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)
Sus scrofa (pig) : XPA (XPA, DNA damage recognition and repair factor)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0561,749,767 - 61,793,641 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0566,266,229 - 66,310,103 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4562,706,719 - 62,750,771 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1562,726,371 - 62,750,949 (-)NCBI
Celera558,992,396 - 59,036,208 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map5q22NCBI
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Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1308769
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE