Gene: Arsb (arylsulfatase B) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Arsb
Name: arylsulfatase B
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits sulfuric ester hydrolase activity; arylsulfatase activity (ortholog); N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN autophagy; central nervous system development; positive regulation of neuron projection development; PARTICIPATES IN glycosaminoglycan degradation pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH mucopolysaccharidosis VI; FOUND IN cell surface; Golgi apparatus; lysosome; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; aflatoxin B1; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Arylsulfatase B (MPS VI); ASB; G4S; N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase
Homo sapiens (human) : ARSB (arylsulfatase B)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Arsb (arylsulfatase B)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Arsb (arylsulfatase B)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : ARSB (arylsulfatase B)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : ARSB (arylsulfatase B)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Arsb (arylsulfatase B)
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Allele / Splice: ArsbMPR  
Genetic Models: WIAR.MPR-Arsbabd/Ncchd MPR/Iar
Is Marker For: Strains:   MPR/Iar   WIAR.MPR-Arsbabd/Ncchd  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0223,385,154 - 23,543,028 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0242,559,079 - 42,717,753 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4224,067,560 - 24,223,821 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1223,988,194 - 24,144,190 (+)NCBI
Celera221,077,645 - 21,235,680 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map2q12NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2158
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-20
Status: ACTIVE