Gene: Pknox2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Pknox2
Name: PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits actin filament binding (ortholog); actin monomer binding (ortholog); DNA binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH Familial Prostate Cancer (ortholog); schizophrenia (ortholog); FOUND IN actin cytoskeleton (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); intercellular bridge (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH bisphenol A; carmustine; methotrexate
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: homeobox protein Meis2-like; homeobox protein PKNOX2; LOC680549; similar to Pbx/knotted 1 homeobox 2; uncharacterized protein LOC680549
Homo sapiens (human) : PKNOX2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Pknox2 (Pbx/knotted 1 homeobox 2)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Pknox2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PKNOX2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PKNOX2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Pknox2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : PKNOX2 (PBX/knotted 1 homeobox 2)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0839,361,698 - 39,551,700 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0839,364,740 - 39,554,742 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4838,136,835 - 38,325,406 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera837,651,569 - 37,840,535 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map8q21NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology 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 Pknox2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1590611
Created: 2006-11-20
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE