Gene: Fa2h (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Fa2h
Name: fatty acid 2-hydroxylase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits fatty acid alpha-hydroxylase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN central nervous system myelin maintenance (ortholog); fatty acid metabolic process (ortholog); lipid modification (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH Abnormalities, Multiple (ortholog); Fatty Acid Hydroxylase-Associated Neurodegeneration (ortholog); Genetic Diseases, Inborn (ortholog); FOUND IN endoplasmic reticulum (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; bisphenol A; manganese atom
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: fatty acid alpha-hydroxylase; LOC307855; RGD1310347; similar to RIKEN cDNA 5430401O09 gene; WD repeat domain 59; Wdr59
Homo sapiens (human) : FA2H (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Fa2h (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Fa2h (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : FA2H (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : FA2H (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Fa2h (fatty acid 2-hydroxylase)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01943,545,380 - 43,596,788 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01954,355,770 - 54,407,097 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41941,268,120 - 41,319,682 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11941,275,527 - 41,460,325 (-)NCBI
Celera1938,700,320 - 38,749,569 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map19q12NCBI
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Variation

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Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Fa2h
AGR Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1310347
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE