Gene: Tmem256 (transmembrane protein 256) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Tmem256
Name: transmembrane protein 256
Description: ASSOCIATED WITH asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy 3 (ortholog); Weissenbacher-Zweymuller syndrome (ortholog); FOUND IN integral component of membrane (inferred); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; buspirone; cobalt dichloride
AGR Description: Predicted to localize to the integral component of membrane; orthologous to human TMEM256 (transmembrane protein 256).
Merged Description: Predicted to localize to the integral component of membrane; orthologous to human TMEM256 (transmembrane protein 256); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; buspirone; cobalt dichloride.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: hypothetical protein LOC287442; LOC287442; RGD1563438; similar to novel protein of unknown function (DUF423) family member; uncharacterized protein LOC287442
Homo sapiens (human) : TMEM256 (transmembrane protein 256)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Tmem256 (transmembrane protein 256)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Tmem256 (transmembrane protein 256)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : TMEM256 (transmembrane protein 256)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : TMEM256 (transmembrane protein 256)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Tmem256 (transmembrane protein 256)
Sus scrofa (pig) : LOC100521350 (transmembrane protein 256-like)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01056,446,022 - 56,447,138 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01056,190,347 - 56,192,257 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41056,678,860 - 56,680,351 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera1053,713,408 - 53,714,524 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map10q24NCBI
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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 Tmem256
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1563438
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-04-12
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.