Gene: Sik2 (salt-inducible kinase 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Sik2
Name: salt-inducible kinase 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ATP binding (ortholog); magnesium ion binding (ortholog); protein serine/threonine kinase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN insulin receptor signaling pathway (ortholog); intracellular signal transduction (ortholog); protein autophosphorylation (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm (ortholog); nucleus (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; bisphenol A; gentamycin
Type: gene
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: LOC315649; RGD1559698; similar to salt inducible kinase 2; SNF1-like kinase 2; Snf1lk2
Homo sapiens (human) : SIK2 (salt inducible kinase 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Sik2 (salt inducible kinase 2)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Sik2 (salt inducible kinase 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : SIK2 (salt inducible kinase 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : SIK2 (salt inducible kinase 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Sik2 (salt inducible kinase 2)
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Allele / Splice: Sik2em4Mcwi   Sik2em5Mcwi  
Genetic Models: WKY-Sik2em5Mcwi WKY-Sik2em4Mcwi
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0855,309,005 - 55,408,608 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0853,905,730 - 54,005,295 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4854,240,307 - 54,337,976 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera850,772,712 - 50,871,786 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map8q23NCBI
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QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
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Nomenclature History
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Alliance Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1559698
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-02-06
Status: ACTIVE