Gene: Amelx (amelogenin, X-linked) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Amelx
Name: amelogenin, X-linked
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits identical protein binding; structural constituent of tooth enamel; calcium ion binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN response to calcium ion; response to drug; response to nutrient; ASSOCIATED WITH autosomal dominant hypocalcemia; amelogenesis imperfecta (ortholog); amelogenesis imperfecta type 1E (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm; endocytic vesicle; extracellular matrix; INTERACTS WITH 1-naphthyl isothiocyanate; 17beta-estradiol; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Amel; amelogenin; amelogenin X chromosome; amelogenin, X isoform; leucine-rich amelogenin peptide; LRAP
Homo sapiens (human) : AMELX (amelogenin X-linked)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Amelx (amelogenin, X-linked)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Amelx (amelogenin X-linked)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : AMELX (amelogenin, X-linked)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : AMELX (amelogenin X-linked)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Amelx (amelogenin X-linked)
Sus scrofa (pig) : AMELX (amelogenin X-linked)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X26,439,197 - 26,450,495 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X26,843,989 - 26,855,287 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X45,763,451 - 45,769,374 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X45,816,919 - 45,822,842 (+)NCBI
CeleraX25,496,279 - 25,507,557 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq13NCBI
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Comparative Map Data
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
RGD Curation Notes
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Alliance Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2107
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE