Gene: Nptx2 (neuronal pentraxin 2) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Nptx2
Name: neuronal pentraxin 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits carbohydrate binding (inferred); metal ion binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN neurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane; associative learning (ortholog); regulation of postsynaptic neurotransmitter receptor activity (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (ortholog); withdrawal disorder (ortholog); FOUND IN extrinsic component of postsynaptic specialization membrane; glutamatergic synapse; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; 1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazinane; 11-CYCLOPROPYL-5,11-DIHYDRO-4-METHYL-6H-DIPYRIDO[3,2-B:2',3'-E][1,4]DIAZEPIN-6-ONE
AGR Description: Predicted to have carbohydrate binding activity and metal ion binding activity; involved in neurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane; localizes to the extrinsic component of postsynaptic specialization membrane and glutamatergic synapse; orthologous to human NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2).
Merged Description: Predicted to have carbohydrate binding activity and metal ion binding activity; involved in neurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane; localizes to the extrinsic component of postsynaptic specialization membrane and glutamatergic synapse; orthologous to human NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2); INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; 1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazinane; 11-CYCLOPROPYL-5,11-DIHYDRO-4-METHYL-6H-DIPYRIDO[3,2-B:2',3'-E][1,4]DIAZEPIN-6-ONE.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LOC288475; Narp; neuro activity regulated petaxin; Neuronal activity regulated pentraxin; neuronal activity-regulated pentraxin; neuronal pentraxin II; neuronal pentraxin-2; NP-II; NP2
Orthologs:
Homo sapiens (human) : NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Nptx2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Nptx2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Nptx2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : NPTX2 (neuronal pentraxin 2)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.01212,014,638 - 12,025,547 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01214,073,308 - 14,084,217 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41210,359,406 - 10,370,315 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11210,389,235 - 10,559,203 (-)NCBI
Celera1211,838,383 - 11,849,292 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map12p11NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1309447
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-04-12
Status: ACTIVE



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