Gene: Avp (arginine vasopressin) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Avp
Name: arginine vasopressin
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits neuropeptide hormone activity; V1A vasopressin receptor binding; V1B vasopressin receptor binding; INVOLVED IN grooming behavior; hyperosmotic salinity response; locomotory behavior; PARTICIPATES IN vasopressin signaling pathway; vasopressin signaling pathway via receptor type 1; vasopressin signaling pathway via receptor type 2; ASSOCIATED WITH Dehydration; Dementia, Vascular; Diabetes Insipidus, Neurogenic; FOUND IN dendrite; extracellular space; secretory granule; INTERACTS WITH (R)-noradrenaline; (S)-colchicine; (S)-nicotine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Arginine vasopressin (Diabetes insipidus); arginine vasopressin (Diabetes insipidus) same as Di (conflicting physical mapping); arginine vasopressin (Diabetes insipidus), same as Di (conflicting physical mapping); AVP-NPII; DI; prepropressophysin; preprovasopressin-neurophysin; Vas; vasopressin; vasopressin-neurophysin 2-copeptin; vasopressin-neurophysin prepropeptide; VP
Homo sapiens (human) : AVP (arginine vasopressin)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Avp (arginine vasopressin)  MGI  Alliance
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : AVP (arginine vasopressin)
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Is Marker For: Strains:   HsdBlu:BRAT-Avpdi  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.03123,117,482 - 123,119,460 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.03129,615,610 - 129,627,147 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.43118,205,007 - 118,206,985 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.13118,110,580 - 118,112,558 (-)NCBI
Celera3116,604,316 - 116,606,294 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map3q36NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2184
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-04-10
Status: ACTIVE