Gene: Gla (galactosidase, alpha) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gla
Name: galactosidase, alpha
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits alpha-galactosidase activity; galactoside binding; catalytic activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN glycosylceramide catabolic process (ortholog); negative regulation of nitric oxide biosynthetic process (ortholog); negative regulation of nitric-oxide synthase activity (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN Fabry disease pathway; galactose metabolic pathway; GALT deficiency pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Angiokeratoma (ortholog); Cardiomyopathies (ortholog); Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic (ortholog); FOUND IN lysosome; cytoplasm (ortholog); extracellular region (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH dibutyl phthalate; furan; Soman
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: alpha-galactosidase A; galactosidase, alpha (mapped); Gla_mapped
Homo sapiens (human) : GLA (galactosidase alpha)  HGNC  AGR
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gla (galactosidase, alpha)  MGI  AGR
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Gla (galactosidase alpha)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GLA (galactosidase alpha)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GLA (galactosidase alpha)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Gla (galactosidase alpha)
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Allele / Splice: Glaem2Mcwi  
Genetic Models: DA-Glaem2Mcwi
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X105,405,915 - 105,417,331 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X105,295,029 - 105,306,686 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X122,044,703 - 122,056,327 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
CeleraX98,809,769 - 98,821,187 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq32NCBI
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
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AGR Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1589721
Created: 2006-11-19
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-10-03
Status: ACTIVE