Gene: Apob (apolipoprotein B) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Apob
Name: apolipoprotein B
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cholesterol transporter activity (ortholog); heparin binding (ortholog); lipase binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular response to prostaglandin stimulus; cellular response to tumor necrosis factor; lipid metabolic process; PARTICIPATES IN altered lipoprotein metabolic pathway; forkhead class A signaling pathway; lipoprotein metabolic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental ; Endotoxemia; fatty liver disease; FOUND IN extracellular space; high-density lipoprotein particle; intracellular membrane-bounded organelle; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4-dinitrotoluene; 2,6-dinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: Aa1064; Ac1-060; Apo B-100; ApoB-100; ApoB-48; apolipoprotein B (including Ag(x) antigen); apolipoprotein B PI; apolipoprotein B-100; apolipoprotein B-48
Homo sapiens (human) : APOB (apolipoprotein B)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Apob (apolipoprotein B)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Apob (apolipoprotein B)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : APOB (apolipoprotein B)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : APOB (apolipoprotein B)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Apob (apolipoprotein B)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0633,176,826 - 33,216,381 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0642,956,372 - 42,995,922 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4631,508,060 - 31,548,083 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1631,546,139 - 31,550,758 (+)NCBI
Celera630,299,724 - 30,339,330 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map6q14NCBI
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2129
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-10-09
Status: ACTIVE