Gene: Il27 (interleukin 27) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Il27
Name: interleukin 27
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits interleukin-27 receptor binding (ortholog); signaling receptor binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN response to bacterium; positive regulation of defense response to virus by host (ortholog); positive regulation of interferon-gamma biosynthetic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-27 signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH asthma (ortholog); chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (ortholog); pneumonia (ortholog); FOUND IN extracellular space (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; lipopolysaccharide; 4-hydroxynon-2-enal (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: interleukin-27 subunit alpha; LOC365368; RGD1561420; similar to IL-27 p28 subunit
Homo sapiens (human) : IL27 (interleukin 27)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Il27 (interleukin 27)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Il27 (interleukin 27)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : IL27 (interleukin 27)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : IL27 (interleukin 27)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Il27 (interleukin 27)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01198,003,615 - 198,010,112 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01204,981,789 - 204,987,782 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41185,730,394 - 185,735,604 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera1178,831,320 - 178,837,817 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q36NCBI
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Disease Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Il27
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1561420
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-09-04
Status: ACTIVE